Business leaders want councils to have more powers

By MJ reporter | 17 November 2015

Business owners have backed plans to give councils more powers, despite many of them saying they have not been consulted by their local authorities.

A survey published by the think-tank Centre for Cities, in association with law firm TLT, reveals 57% of bosses believe their companies would benefit from local government having greater control over local transport.

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