Work has begun to transform Strood town centre after Medway Council and the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) won £9 million from the government's Local Growth Fund to carry out crucial improvement works.
Medway’s £400 million regeneration scheme at Rochester Riverside broke ground in February, marking the beginning of construction.
The Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance service will return to Rochester this spring, as the first occupier of Medway's flagship campus-style digital technology park.
Medway Council's budget for 2018/19 will prioritise both its regeneration programme and supporting vulnerable people living in the community.
Hidden wall paintings dating back to the Tudor era have been uncovered at the historic Eastgate House in Rochester, eight months after it opened to the public.
A pioneering theatre production warning young people about the causes of road traffic accidents was recognised at an awards event in Maidstone on 15 March, by the High Sheriff of Kent, George Jessel.
Medway Clinical Commissioning Group has successfully secured £15.5 million in funding to improve health services in the area from the Department of Health and Social Care.
Plans to build Kent's first medical school in Medway have been praised as an 'essential boost' for improving healthcare for residents.
A primary school has reopened at the 1,000-home Peters Village development at Wouldham, after being relocated from its previous site.
Medway Council was a finalist for the Landlord of the Year prize in the 2018 UK Housing Awards, and is the only local authority to be shortlisted in the category.