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BERKS SEEKS JOINT PLANNING

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Berkshire CC will withdraw its support for four unitary councils unless the Local Government Commission recommends ...
Berkshire CC will withdraw its support for four unitary councils unless the Local Government Commission recommends establishing a joint strategic committee for planning land use, transportation, minerals and waste disposal.

At a council meeting on Saturday the ultimatum was passed with Liberal Democrat and Labour support.

It warned of 'the potential for a reduction in the effectiveness of local government' in the absence of public endorsement of changes and central government commitment for independent and democratic local government.
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