South Yorkshire devolution deadlock broken

By Hiba Mahamadi | 25 March 2019

The years-long devolution stalemate in south Yorkshire has finally been resolved.

The leaders of Rotherham, Doncaster, Barnsley MBCs, Sheffield City Council, and the Sheffield City Region Combined Authority have today announced their decision to accept the devolution deal handed to them in 2015, until the end of mayor Dan Jarvis’ term in 2022.

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