The NFA Group has submitted proposals to convert the Grade II Listed Wetheringsett Manor into a school.
The Conservatives have traditionally enjoyed a large majority at the former St Edmundsbury Borough and Forest Heath District Councils.
Conservative chiefs at the county council have already stressed that no decision has been made.
Ipswich MP Sandy Martin, Labour group county councillors and parents gathered to launch a petition and the Save Suffolk’s Children’s Centres campaign.
The merger of two Suffolk councils is still on the cards, according to their leaders – one year after the plans were shelved.
Mid Suffolk District Council has 34 seats up for contest.
The extent of possible changes has not yet been made clear, but as many as half of the existing 38 centres are being eyed for closure.
Co-ordination between highways organisations in Suffolk has dramatically improved since December, according to roads bosses.
Concerns are raised over Suffolk County Council’s goal to be greenest county, while investing millions from its pension fund in fossil fuel companies.
Negotiations with a landowner in the town are nearing completion.
The spread of development in Bury St Edmunds could grow further - with hopes for 1,500 new homes
The application for 100 homes off Pretyman Avenue was heard in Elmswell on Wednesday.
Suffolk County Council previously had a separate education scrutiny committee to assess the success of its work in that area.
The council wants Suffolk to be the UK's greenest county
Senior officers across Suffolk’s ailing special educational needs service are to be held to account for its failings, it has emerged.
Suffolk’s pothole blight was described as a “poor advert for our county” as figures show the county spends the least on pothole fixes in East Anglia.
Suffolk's special educational needs and disability service was the first in the country to fail re-inspections.
Fears over whether the required number of new homes can be delivered
Fresh questions have been raised over Ofsted inspections, after two establishments with the top rating have seen dramatic falls in the last month.
Extra investigators are being appointed in Suffolk in a bid to halt poor rates for solving serious sexual offences.