Essex County Council (ECC) has agreed to foot the bill for the refit of Stansted Library while contributing £10,000 towards the rent of a new building.
Uttlesford District Council is "plunging vast amounts of money into prestige projects" in the Saffron Walden area at the expense of other parts of the district, a Labour Party candidate has said.
The £100million loan that Uttlesford District Council (UDC) intends to take out for property investment exposes residents to an "unacceptable financial risk that could more than double future Council Tax bills", councillors have said.
Uttlesford District Council (UDC) has set aside £200,000 to offset the possible risks of Britain leaving the EU without a deal.
Residents and councillors gathered outside Stansted Library on Thursday (January 31) to protest against its proposed closure.
Uttlesford District Council (UDC) has loaned £7million to the company managing its investment in Chesterford Research Park, prompting concern about risk to the public purse.
Fewer than 20 per cent of new houses built in Uttlesford last year were allocated as affordable, new figures reveal.
Questions have been raised about how Brexit might affect Uttlesford District Council's (UDC) financial investment in Chesterford Research Park (CRP).
Saffron Walden Labour Party is calling for a "complete reversal of Tory cuts in police staffing numbers" and an increase in police pay to tackle the "crime wave" in Uttlesford.