COUNTY COUNCIL ELECTIONS 2017: Four of the main parties want to take control of the county council...then abolish it.
Local government as we know it is almost certain to change drastically in the next few years. We look at the alternative proposals in our latest Northamptonshire County Council election report.
Serious talk of disbanding the current two-tier council system here in Northamptonshire and setting up unitary authorities have been ongoing since late 2015. But not every party is for the idea.