Folkestone & Hythe Council Leader, Cllr David Monk, has assured residents that everything is being done to maintain services in the district.
In a video released on Friday (20 March 2020) Cllr Monk said that the council team is working hard to maintain essential services such as housing, waste collection and street cleaning and limit the spread of the coronavirus.
He explained: "I would like to assure you that everything in our power is being done to make life easier. We are establishing a hub for signposting and coordinating our COVID-19 response."
Praising the extraordinary district and the strength of its people, Cllr Monk concluded with a plea that as we are all in this together we should look after one another.
For more information about COVID-19 and local support please visit folkestone-hythe.gov.uk/coronavirus