Borough Council Annual Report – 2018/19

Borough Councillor Annual Report 2018/19  There have been notable developments in relation to a range of significant issues in the past year: Local Plan  The Council approved its Local Plan, determining sites for housing and employment growth, for submission to  the Planning Inspectorate on the 5th December. Following the removal of the proposed Colworth Garden  …

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Borough Cllr Update – August 2019

Council Agrees Funding for New Projects  Funding for a range of new Council projects was agreed at a meeting of all councillors on the 17th July, including funds  to support the town centre.  A review of the final accounts for 2018/19 yielded an underspend of £800k which has been allocated to three projects,  namely; £350k …

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Borough Cllr Update – July 2019

Borough Councillor Report – July 2019  Roadworks  A number of roadworks are underway in and around Bedford, including Network Rail’s reconstruction of the  railway bridge on Bromham Road as part of the electrification of the Midland Mainline. This has led to the  closure of the bridge from the 24th June, lasting until spring 2020. A …

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Borough Cllr Update – May 2019

Borough Councillor Update – May 2019  Election Results  Elections for the Mayor of Bedford Borough and Borough Councillors took place on the 2nd May. Dave Hodgson was re–elected Mayor and the Council‘s political Groups are now represented as follows:  Liberal Democrat 15 Conservative 11 Labour 11 Green 2 Independent 1  The Mayor will soon decide …

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