Cheshire East Council bosses have defended the £3.7 million spent on the Local Plan which has taken more than five years to put together. 147 more words
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Council tax payers stumped up nearly £1.4m to fund Cheshire East councillors’ allowances and expenses.
This year’s figure, at £1.348,006, is £14,930 up on last year’s claims despite the fact the mileage rate for councillors has been cut from 52p to 45p. 171 more words
Cheshire East Council has replaced the cabinet member responsible for its local plan and told planning committee members not to rely on its five-year housing supply figures, as it emerged £3.7m has been spent on the plan so far. 96 more words
Pressure is mounting on Cheshire East’s deputy leader David Brown after the Local Plan was suspended for six months.
Speculation is rife that the Conservative councillor who has been in charge of the Local Plan so far, will not be overseeing the changes that need to be made over the next six months. 131 more words