‘Bringing the deficit down is now bearing fruit’ – Conservative councillor Julian Cunningham, executive member for finance at North Herts District Council, shares his views on the Budget.
It had been a case of July deal or no deal over the would-be North Hertfordshire Museum entrance in Hitchin’s Brand Street – but now the district council has set a new deadline of Halloween.
A stalwart former councillor who represented Letchworth and Hitchin wards for 30 years has been made an honorary alderman of North Hertfordshire.
More than £1 million set aside for a regeneration scheme in Hitchin remains in hand, amid concerns about delays to the project.
The July 31 deadline set by North Herts council’s cabinet for a deal over the would-be district museum entrance in Hitchin has passed without an agreement.
If you’re confused about what’s going on with the North Hertfordshire Museum project in Hitchin, you’re probably not alone. So we’ve put together this recap of the past six years to try to help clear it up.
The new chairman of North Herts District Council was announced last night – along with the Labour chairmen for two of the authority’s area committees.
“Operational issues” meant the splash parks in Hitchin and Royston failed to work amid the sweltering heat over the bank holiday weekend – but they are set to be fixed this week.
Councillors from across the political spectrum paid tribute last night to a stalwart colleague who was attending her final meeting after 30 years.
North Herts District Council has told this paper its officers took weeks to inform the leader that questions had been raised over an unlawful allowance rise vote.
An “administrative glitch” was to blame for North Herts District Council voting to raise members’ allowances unlawfully, its leader has told this paper.
A beloved Letchworth play area that faces the axe will stay for another three months after a mother’s passionate pleas to councillors last night.
A Conservative association has been criticised for falsely claiming it is possible to pay North Herts’ new brown bin charge by instalments.
North Herts district, Stevenage borough and Herts county councils have now set their budgets for the next financial year – and there are council tax rises from all three.
North Herts District Council’s staff have moved back to their offices in Letchworth’s Gernon Road today, after the completion of a £6 million revamp.