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Council to examine future committee structure

A motion proposing investigating the scrapping of the council’s cabinet-style executive has been passed – paving the way for a return to a committee system. The development follows widespread concern about the way decisions are being taken by the Tory leadership, which many say is secretive and does not take into account the views of other councillors and the public. …

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Panel should meet in public

Letter to Herne Bay Gazette, 1st May 2014… Last Thursday, councillors gave their support to changing the way our district is run. Council overwhelmingly backed a motion calling for a committee system – which would mean an end to the executive-style of local government in the Canterbury. This motion now goes to the council’s political management member panel for consideration. …

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City council looks at a return to old committee system

Leader Gilbey warns: Be careful what you wish for A motion proposing investigating the scrapping of the council’s cabinet-style executive has been passed – paving the way for a return to a committee system. The development follows widespread concern about the way decisions are being taken by the Tory leadership, which many say is secretive and does not take into …

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Thursday night at the Guildhall

"Unprecedented" democracy debate to take place

Campaigners are expected to pack a meeting on Thursday for a debate on the issue of local democracy. Members of the Campaign for Democracy in Canterbury District are calling the meeting "unprecedented" because it will feature cross-party discussion on the way forward for Canterbury City Council.

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