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WARWICKSHIRE - OUR COUNTY 1998-2001
Warwickshire County Council
has a wide range of duties and responsibilities

These include:

Education – in schools, pre–school, special education and lifelong learning

Social services – care for older people, children and people with special needs

Planning – strategic planning for the type and scale of development in the County

Transport – roads, safety, traffic management and public transport co–ordination

Economic Strategy – supporting businesses and investment in the local economy

Fire and Rescue – response to fire emergencies and fire safety

Libraries and Heritage – libraries, museums and public records

Trading Standards – consumer advice and protection

 
Consequently it is a big organisation. Our annual turnover is 315 million, of which some 34% comes from the Council Tax and 32% from The Business Rate. We employ around 18,000 staff who together are responsible for a huge work programme.

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Our County
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WELCOME

PRIORITISING

PRINCIPLES
FOR OUR COUNTY

PRIORITY: EDUCATION

PRIORITY: JOBS

PRIORITY: REDUCE CRIME

PRIORITY: ENVIRONMENT

PRIORITY: OLDER PEOPLE

PRIORITY: EXCLUSION

PRIORITY: HEALTH

PRIORITY: HOUSING

PRIORITY: TRANSPORT

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES



WARWICKSHIRE
COUNTY COUNCIL


If you have any comments on this plan or would like to know more then please contact:

Monica Fogarty
Policy Adviser
Clerk's Department
PO Box 9
Warwickshire County Council
Shire Hall
Market Place
Warwick CV34 4RR

Tel: 01926 412514
Fax: 01926 412479

Email: monicafogarty@
warwickshire.gov.uk
 

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