Buckinghamshire Council

Thursday, October 31st, 2019
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The new Buckinghamshire Council will be launched from 1 April 2020 and will replace the existing County Council and four District Councils in Bucks.  The new Council’s responsibilities will include waste collections, roads, education, social care and planning.  The new Buckinghamshire Council wants to know your views on what it should focus on in its first year.  The survey is available online at https://shadow.buckinghamshire.gov.uk/consultations/budget2020/

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