West Northamptonshire Council is taking precautionary steps to deal with a fresh wave of significant financial challenges emerging as issues for many local authorities from the continuing cost of living crisis and lasting impacts of the Covid pandemic.
The council's financial position is not unique and being faced by all councils due to a range of national factors, including rising inflation rates which... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 12:52 by Caroline Holgate
The first draft budget for West Northamptonshire Council was approved for consultation by the Shadow Executive on 5 January 2021 and now we're seeking views on the proposals for when the council comes into existence in April 2021.
To see the draft budget and have your say, follow the link to the Future Northamptonshire Citizen Space, and complete the consultation.
Posted: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 13:58 by Caroline Holgate
Northampton Borough Council is consulting with the public over proposals for a Town Council to cover some parts or all of the existing borough.
Three options were put forward in spring this year and these have been shortlisted to two as a result of feedback received from an earlier phase of engagement.
The two options are laid out in a supporting document which anyone wishing to respond should read first.... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 09:25 by Caroline Holgate
Two new websites have been launched offering a reliable source of information about the move toward unitary governance in Northamptonshire.
Named 'Future Northants North' and 'Future Northants West' they carry the same core information while outlining the separate processes being followed in the north and west of the county.
These dedicated sites describe the process so far, who is involved, progress... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:44 by Caroline Holgate