HDC and democracy do not seem to mix
HOW can it be that this new site for the college ( Quickfire decision gives green light for college , July 16) has been approved so quickly when so many local residents are against it? Why is HDC building so many houses and flats next to the inner ring ro
HOW can it be that this new site for the college ("Quickfire decision gives green light for college", July 16) has been approved so quickly when so many local residents are against it?
Why is HDC building so many houses and flats next to the inner ring road, which will increase traffic to an unsustainable amount?
Why is your reporter not more critical of what HDC members decide?
It seems completely wrong and undemocratic that HDC decides on something, gives it planning permission and then goes ahead without any input from local people.
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There are often very good letters and suggestions in The Hunts Post. Are these ever brought to the attention of HDC members or acted upon?
Are Huntingdonshire residents being deprived of democracy because of the so-called "cabinet" administration?
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- 2 Election shock: Tories lose overall control of Cambridgeshire County Council
- 3 St Neots East seat announced after nail-biting three recounts
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- 5 Clifford Thomas is the new mayor of Godmanchester
- 6 Slepe Hall Hotel in St Ives has new owners
- 7 Pretty town with lots of independent shops
- 8 Who is in the running for police and crime commissioner in Cambs
- 9 Dismay and concern over plans to build 36-foot railway viaduct
- 10 Men who threatened shop workers with an axe are jailed