Plans to create a new single council for East Kent are to be put on hold following a vote by Shepway District Council last night (Wednesday 22 March).
The four district councils of Canterbury, Dover, Shepway and Thanet are to consider a high level Business Case into the feasibility of creating a new single council for East Kent.
The four district
councils of Canterbury, Dover, Shepway and Thanet are to consider a high level
Business Case into the feasibility of creating a new single council for East
By Susan Carey
I learned today that Bob Neaves who represents Folkestone South has resigned from UKIP and will sit as an Independent
Kent County Council has announced it is pumping more than £1 million into developing and strengthening community organisations.
With the government’s Autumn Statement being made next week, KCC is reminding residents there is just over a week to go to have their say on the council's draft budget.
Changes and improvements to Kent’s mobile library service have been launched with a new timetable that includes stops at more than 300 locations per month, extended stopping times, and Saturday stops.
systems in Kent and across the UK could boost digital democracy at local level.
Susan Carey, who is also a Shepway District Councillor has been appointed cabinet member for commercial and traded services at Kent County Council.
At a time when East Kent and the UK as a whole voted to leave the EU so Britain could 'take back control', district councils in the east of the county are looking to band together to form a 'Unitary Authority' which would centralise the administration of Ashford, Canterbury, Dover, Shepway and Thanet.