Many councils are finding their own solutions in a time of crises

By Graeme McDonald | 04 September 2023
  • Graeme McDonald

Press coverage in recent months has been studded with negative stories about local government.

Financial decisions that will cast a shadow over their communities for years ahead. Increasing numbers of authorities struggling to make the books balance due to rising demand and inflation. Collapsing care markets, workforce struggles, housing policy failures and now, school health and safety concerns.

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