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North Northamptonshire Council public beta website launched
The North Northamptonshire Shadow Authority has launched an initial version of the new website for North Northamptonshire Council
Plans to create two new councils undergo major redesign as Covid crisis continues
With tackling the Coronavirus everyone’s top priority, plans for creating two new councils in Northamptonshire will be scaled down, with a new approach called ‘Safe and Legal Plus’.
Interim arrangements for North and West Northamptonshire shadow councils agreed by Government
Plans to create two new unitary councils for the county from next April will now continue within the planned timescales following the confirmation today of new legislation by the government.
Councillors agree next steps towards shadow authority preparations
The next steps towards creating a new shadow unitary authority for North Northamptonshire have been agreed by councillors.
Parliament gives go-ahead for Northamptonshire’s new unitary councils
Parliament has today passed legislation to replace Northamptonshire’s eight existing councils with two new unitary authorities on 1 April next year.
Town Council for Kettering to be established from April 2021
Councillors at Kettering Borough Council agreed to establish a town council at a full council meeting on Monday (13th January 2020).