Presentation on theme: "More in Corby You get… More in Corby! Chris Mallender Chief Executive Corby Borough Council."— Presentation transcript:
More in Corby You get… More in Corby! Chris Mallender Chief Executive Corby Borough Council
More in Corby Corby has the fastest growing Council Tax base in the country Based on the average Band D Council Tax charge, Corby showed the largest percentage increase in its tax base – recording 8.7% growth between 2006/7 and 2009/10.
More in Corby Since 2001, some 3228 (net) new homes have been built We’ve the biggest Kickstart Programme in the UK (640 homes in 2010/11 alone) And a big LA New Build Programme of 70+ homes
More in Corby We’ve had big increases in our Electoral Roll (up by 4640) In GP registrations (up by 6222) In working migrants And in every other indicator of population growth
More in Corby The physical transformation is there for everyone to see: New Town Centre New factories New schools New leisure facilities
More in Corby But not the ONS who have estimated just 1300 extra people since 2001
More in Corby So come on ONS Give it some ‘more’ thought – 4640 more voters, 3228 more homes, 6222 more GP patients It can’t possibly equal just 1300 more people