Tags: Consultation

Northampton Borough asking for your views

Northampton Borough Council is inviting residents to put forward their ideas for the Overview & Scrutiny Committee to investigate over the next 12 months.

The Committee, which is made up of members of all political groups at the Council, can look into any issue affecting residents of the Borough with the aim of improving the town as a place to work, live and visit. Up to three of the most popular... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 11:30 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton Borough Council

Share your views on garden waste collections

Residents' views are being sought ahead of plans to introduce an annual charge for garden waste collections in 2020.

An annual charge of around £42 per bin or 100 sack labels, is proposed to be introduced on Monday 6 April 2020 as Northampton Borough Council can no longer afford to run the service free of charge. The plans were proposed as part of the annual budget setting last year.

Residents... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 13:48 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton Borough Council

Survey - Country Parks

Northamptonshire County Council is trying to gain a better understanding of how people currently use our country parks and what barriers may be preventing you from being more active in our parks.

Please help us by completing this short questionnaire. Your feedback will be used to help improve the facilities and activities available in our parks.

This survey closes on 31 January 2020.

Posted: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 09:38 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton County Council, Parks

Survey - What Do You Know about ANPR?

Survey - What Do You Know about ANPR?

Northamptonshire Police is today launching an online survey about the use of Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology across the county.

Running for two weeks, the survey aims to give local communities the chance to voice their views and understanding of how ANPR works and how it is used to tackle crime.

ANPR is a technology whereby images of passing vehicle number plates are captured by... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 10:50 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Police

Have your Say On HP Source

In the latest edition of HP Source there was a survey asking for your thoughts on the newsletter for Hardingstone.

Should you rather fill this in online, please follow this link to complete. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YJY55WG

Your comments will help ensure the newsletter will be useful and informative.

Posted: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 13:02 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, HP Source, News, Newsletter

Views sought on Borough-wide control of multiple occupancy housing

Northampton Borough Council is consulting on a proposal that would mean all property conversions to houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) anywhere in the borough would require planning permission.

Currently, permission is only required to convert dwellings into small HMOs for three to six unrelated people sharing basic amenities in Sunnyside, St David's, Obelisk, Northampton North and Central, parts... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 11:47 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton Borough Council, Planning

Formal consultation on proposed Town Council for Northampton

Northampton Borough Council is consulting with the public over proposals for a Town Council to cover some parts or all of the existing borough.

Three options were put forward in spring this year and these have been shortlisted to two as a result of feedback received from an earlier phase of engagement.

The two options are laid out in a supporting document which anyone wishing to respond should read first.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:24 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton Borough Council

Help the County Council understand your priorities

As you may be aware, local government in Northamptonshire is going through a period of transformation as it moves towards the creation of two new unitary authorities to replace the current eight councils. In order for this to be a success it is essential that those services currently provided by Northamptonshire County Council are placed on a firmer financial footing to make sure the two new unitary... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 09:36 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton County Council, Unitary

Views being sought on the town’s environmental services

This September, Northampton residents are being encouraged to share their views on the town's environmental services by completing an online survey.

Veolia took over the delivery of the environmental services contract, which includes waste and recycling collections, street cleansing and grounds maintenance, on 4 June 2018.

Over the past year, Northampton Borough Council has worked with Veolia to introduce... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Sep 2019 12:35 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton Borough Council, Waste

Help the County Council understand your priorities

As you may be aware, local government in Northamptonshire is going through a period of transformation as it moves towards the creation of two new unitary authorities to replace the current eight councils. In order for this to be a success it is essential that those services currently provided by Northamptonshire County Council are placed on a firmer financial footing to make sure the two new unitary... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Sep 2019 12:32 by Sally Willis

Tags: Consultation, News, Northampton County Council, Unitary