District Councils Respond to Prime Minister’s Planning Proposals

District Councils Respond to Prime Minister’s Planning Proposals Responding to the Prime Minister’s plans to radically overhaul the planning system, Cllr Tom Beattie, Vice Chair of the District Councils’ Network, said: “Getting the country building desperately-needed homes again will be a vital part of the national recovery from coronavirus, and district councils stand shovel-ready to…

DISTRICT COUNCILS RESPOND TO ANNOUNCEMENT OF ROUGH SLEEPING MONEY

DISTRICT COUNCILS RESPOND TO ANNOUNCEMENT OF ROUGH SLEEPING MONEY Responding to the government announcement of money to tackle rough sleeping and substance misuse, Cllr Tom Beattie, Vice Chair of the District Councils’ Network, said: “This funding is welcome investment and also recognises the challenging health issues many people sleeping rough face. “Councils, landlords, charities and…