Lifting the cost of unnecessary red tape for housing associations would finance 9,000 new homes a year.
Posts Tagged: Council finances
There is a scandal of Councils wasting huge Public Health budgets – while refusing to fund modest schemes that would provide great benefits.
At a time of budget cuts there is an opportunity for residents to help improve value for money.
We are prudently managing the finances while filling potholes and re-opening libraries.
This cost should come from members’ subscriptions.
Here are the five key messages each Conservative borough needs to get across.
London gets over half the spending – but has less than five per cent of England’s roads.
A group of residents have gone through their Council’s accounts – and found startling evidence of financial mismanagement.
Last year a council Chief Executive received an eight per cent rise, taking her salary to £170,000 – whilst most of her staff were stuck with the basic one per cent
Labour is failing to deliver even basic services. We will offer the right alternative for a world class city of aspiration.
The Government has not reintroduced the Bill that would implement its commitment to the localisation of business rates by 2020.
Heath and Social Care integration is in everyone’s interests and we need to work hard to make it a reality.
David Simmonds: Why I am standing to be Conservative Group Leader of the Local Government Association
We need a strong voice to demand that Brexit means devolution.
An attempt to improve energy efficiency has increased fire risk. Demolition is the better alternative.
Take the time to create an accurate specification – millions can be wasted on late changes.