Tag : Northants
Any new unitary authorities would be established on 1 April 2020
Northamptonshire CC has appointed a new director of finance and section 151 officer, who is expected to start in post from November
District leaders write to James Brokenshire about concerns over Northamptonshire CC’s plan to balance its budget
Commissioners at Northamptonshire CC are considering applying to the government for a “capitalisation dispensation” to help reduce the council’s unfunded deficit of £35m for 2018-19.
Legal experts say courts may not intervene in decisions on statutory provision
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Leaders agree on two-unitary option for Northants Subscription
Local leaders in Northamptonshire have recommended that the county is split into two unitary councils, as proposed by government-appointed inspector Max Caller.
Proposal follows inspector Max Caller’s recommendation but local consultation has shown residents and stakeholders at odds over it
“I appreciate the real pressure the cabinet and… officers were operating under. However, this did not relieve the defendant of the need to act lawfully”
The council leader said that reviewing contracts with ’third party suppliers’ would remain a priority