Ministers have signalled their approval for the £650 million Chatham Waters development at Chatham Docks, paving the way for construction to start next year.
Deputy Mayor of London Victoria Borwick is being dispatched to Medway for talks on how boss Boris Johnson's plans for an estuary airport would affect the area.
Medway has seen joblessness levels fall over the past three months, suggesting local measures to improve training opportunities and bolster economic-development are paying dividends.
Focus Consultants has won the contract to project-manage the £3 million restoration of Rochester Cathedral.
A new 80-apartment supported-housing scheme for the elderly in Gillingham has been officially opened.
Plans to develop the site of a former cement works in Halling have taken a step forward with the submission of a detailled planning application for a mixed-use scheme to Medway Council.
Medway Council has given the go-ahead to plans by developer Peel Land & Property to redevelop the 14ha Chatham Docks.
Medway Council received almost £1 million in planning obligation fees from developers between April and June - money which will be ploughed back into community infrastructure.
Young people in Medway are being asked to get involved with a survey on establishing a University Technical College in Medway.
The first of Medway's flagship academy schools has been completed, on time and on budget.