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Labour forced into Council Tax freeze, following Liberal Democrat pressure

The Labour party have announced that they will be seeking a Council Tax freeze at the Council’s Budget meeting, following calls from the Liberal Democrats to introduce a freeze over a month ago.

The Labour Executive on Stevenage Borough Council have recommended to the meeting of the Full Council on Wednesday 25th February, . . . → Read More: Labour forced into Council Tax freeze, following Liberal Democrat pressure

COALITION GOVERNMENT ENABLE NEW COUNCIL HOMES TO BE BUILT IN STEVENAGE

At the rent setting meeting of Stevenage Borough Council (SBC) on 28.1.2015, an average council property rent increase of 2.18% (or £2.15 a week) was agreed unanimously to come into effect from 6.4.2015. This is effectively agreeing the 2015/2016 Housing Revenue Account (HRA).

Speaking at the meeting, the Leader of the Opposition, Liberal Democrat . . . → Read More: COALITION GOVERNMENT ENABLE NEW COUNCIL HOMES TO BE BUILT IN STEVENAGE

HERTS LIB DEMS SAY NO TO MORE CONSERVATIVE BUS CUTS

Hertfordshire Liberal Democrats have condemned the latest ‘consultation’ by the Conservatives into slashing subsidised bus services in Hertfordshire.

“They got the wrong answer first time round when local residents roundly rejected the proposals so they are trying to batter us into submission,” said Cllr Sandy Walkington.

“Which part of “NO” do . . . → Read More: HERTS LIB DEMS SAY NO TO MORE CONSERVATIVE BUS CUTS

Labour & Tory Councillors Refuse to Support Lib Dem Call for 0% Council Tax Rise

A resolution proposed at the Stevenage Borough Council (SBC) Scrutiny and Overview Committee (OSC) on 21.1.2015, by the Leader of the Opposition, Liberal Democrat Robin Parker, that the SBC share of the council tax should be frozen with a 0% increase, at the SBC Budget meeting on 25.2.2015, failed to draw any support from . . . → Read More: Labour & Tory Councillors Refuse to Support Lib Dem Call for 0% Council Tax Rise

Ending of 797 Coach Service to London – Letter to the Comet

Cllr Robin Parker CC

Letter to the Editor of the Comet by Cllr Robin Parker CC

Dear Sir

Your correspondent Mark Hanson (Comet letters, 15 January) asks if our local politicians could contact Green Line management (Arriva) and attempt to persuade them to reverse their decision to stop the 797 coach service from . . . → Read More: Ending of 797 Coach Service to London – Letter to the Comet

Sign Petition to oppose ending of Arriva 797 coach service from Stevenage to London

Petition to oppose the ending of the Arriva 797 coach service from Stevenage to London

This petition is now closed.

End date: Feb 09, 2015

Signatures collected: 23

23 signatures

If you sign this petition the Liberal Democrats and their elected representatives may use the information you’ve given to contact you. Some contacts . . . → Read More: Sign Petition to oppose ending of Arriva 797 coach service from Stevenage to London