Evelyn Dougherty explains why today's leaders must cover all bases in the drive towards productive collaborations.
Despite losing more than half of its government funding between 2011 and 2018, Stockton BC is still managing to invest in its local infrastructure, as chief executive Neil Schneider tells Michael Burton.
The new emphasis will require a shift in the financial management culture of councils, writes Stephen Hughes.
Rachael Tiffen says agencies must work together to defend the public purse.
It is an exciting time for South Tyneside MBC, leader of the council, Cllr Iain Malcolm and Cllr Paul Watson, leader of Sunderland City Council.
Independent Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman has had his High Court bid to block a challenge to his election victory rejected.
The Government has launched its search for a Whitehall chief executive to spearhead reform.
Volunteers should be given a discount on their council tax, the Local Government Association has claimed.
Councils could lose the power to veto nuclear waste being stored in their area, according to new government proposals.
Shadow housing minister Emma Reynolds is today announcing Labour’s plans to boost housing through a new funding scheme.
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Councils can already encourage volunteering
It is interesting to see the LGA outlining ideas to encourage people to volunteer
The campaign to devolve more power and financial freedoms down to local government is gathering pace as more people add their voices.
The Local Government Ombudsman report gives us all food for thought.
Combining the causes of local government and devolution is the best way to achieve genuine decentralisation in England.
Jonathan Werran reports on a round table hosted by recruitment specialists, Penna, looking at what characteristics and qualities future leaders will need to survive an ever-more dangerous political jungle
A round-up of what went on at The MJ's Future Forum this year.
West Lindsey DC has confirmed its new management structure.
Birmingham City Council has welcomed the Government's plans for an education commissioner in the city and the appointment of top mandarin Sir Bob Kerslake to review its corporate governance.
More than a third of council chiefs believe there is a danger their authority will not have enough funding to deliver their legal duties.