We round up the reaction from local government
Two councils – Northumberland CC and Wandsworth LBC – are set to face radical management overhauls in preparation of further budget cuts.
Comments (0)Read More
George Osborne confirms Government to roll back energy levies and charges, in a move to reduce average household energy bills by £50 a year.
Rochdale MBC’s employment committee recommends £30k phased in salary hike for chief executive - following previous controversy.
Peterborough City Council has hit back at local MP Stewart Jackson in a row over plans to create a renewable energy park.
Tax relief for motorists formed a central plank of transport announcements in today's Autumn Statement.
A panel of MPs has urged communities secretary Eric Pickles to rethink plans to scrap the code for sustainable homes.
New figures have showed that councils are investing in new gritting equipment and increasing stockpiles of salt in time for this winter.
Dr Nicholas Dobson from Lawyers in Local Government comments on Barnet LBC's legal appeal to hike street parking fees to offset other transport spending.
With so many competing priorities in local government, it might be tempting to be a bit of an ostrich when it comes to energy efficiency.
Lisa Tye and Kathryn Jump of Weightmans LLP explain how changes to the planning approval process could impact local authorities.
Next week, the unveiling of the Government's waste policy review will be upon us...
Get FeedRead Blog
As local authorities increasingly look for commercial acumen, MJ round table with Penna considered the implications of business thinking in a political world.
Introducing the next MJ Future Forum on budget planning and preparing for the new Spending Review.
New vice-president of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI)
Senior figures in local government have hit back at the latest attack on the role of council chief executives.
Stephen Cirrell looks at the difference between community energy renewal projects and civic schemes.