Tories want Independent Commission to check fire safety at all ECC premises

Tories want Independent Commission to check fire safety at all ECC premises
The safety of ECC staff and the public was at the centre of a crucial debate today at County Hall concerning fire safety at council premises in the Essex. Conservatives have called for an independently chaired all-party commission involving partner organisations to look into the whole system of fire safety for employees and other users ...

Tories renew call for infrastructure alongside new housing

Tories renew call for infrastructure alongside new housing
New roads, schools, medical services and installing broadband facilities should all form part of any future plans to develop housing in Essex. That’s the message behind a motion put forward today by the Conservative ruling group at County Hall. This is to ensure people can live in sustainable communities that are growing because of the ...

Cllr David Finch reflects on recent elections in Essex

Cllr David Finch reflects on recent elections in Essex
There is no doubt that every Conservative County Councillor either re-elected or newly elected is deeply honoured to have the trust of the people in Essex. Personally, I have been proud to have been elected to Essex County Council for 16 years and now have the opportunity to serve the people of my Division for ...