Your Conservative Crawley Borough Council has published its budget plans for 2012/13. The budget includes a Council Tax Freeze for the second year running and continues the six-year track record of the lowest Council Tax rises in all of Sussex.
Almost two years of work by Ifield Councillor Ali Burke and Crawley Borough Council officers, has resulted in a successful bid of £750,000 to the Budget Advisory Group for funds to be invested in Ifield West – which Cabinet on 8th February is asked to approve as a recommendation to the budget-making Full Council on 29th February.
Worth Park Gardens, in Pound Hill, is a site of national heritage significance. Working with the Friends of Worth Park Gardens, Crawley Borough Council has been successful in securing a HLF (Heritage Lottery Fund) grant of £2.42 million.
Conservatives took control of Crawley Borough Council in May 2006, for the first time since its creation in 1974. After our first five and a half years, we can look back on an impressive track record of achievement.