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Districts

In 1974 a two-tier administrative structure of (Shire) Counties and Non-Metropolitan Districts was set up across the whole of England and Wales. Council functions were divided according to the level at which they could be practised most efficiently.

In consequence, counties took on functions including education, transport, strategic planning, consumer protection, refuse disposal, smallholdings, social services and libraries, whereas the Districts had responsibility for local planning, housing, building, environmental health, refuse collection and cemeteries.

In Staffordshire there is one county council and eight district councils. The areas the councils cover can be viewed in the Interactive Boundary Map.

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Award winning business takes on new staff thanks to growth grant

Award winning business takes on new staff thanks to growth grant

A South Staffordshire business struck hard by the Covid-19 pandemic has bounced back to win major industry awards and up-skill new staff thanks to a local growth grant.
Date:
19 May 2022
Call for urgency regarding Walleys Quarry road problems

Call for urgency regarding Walleys Quarry road problems

Staffordshire County Council is urging Walleys Quarry to act as quickly as possible to resolve traffic problems caused by HGVs queueing outside its site.
Date:
18 May 2022
Report missing or stolen gully covers

Report missing or stolen gully covers

People in Staffordshire are being asked to report any incidents of missing or stolen metal roadside drainage covers following a spate of thefts in parts of the county.
Date:
18 May 2022
Multiply your numeracy skills through national skills programme

Multiply your numeracy skills through national skills programme

A national programme to boost adult numeracy skills leading to better job prospects and improved day-to-day living will launch in Staffordshire this autumn.
Date:
18 May 2022

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