Tag : Sheffield City Region
Growth in combined authority workforces revealed Subscription
Exclusive LGC research finds mayoral combined authorities have expanded by a fifth since May 2017
Mayor Dan Jarvis says politicians have had a ‘breakthrough’
Barnsley MBC chief executive Diana Terris tells Nick Golding how her authority has “always got one eye” on the next round of cuts.
Successful completion of Northern Powerhouse Rail is reliant on the full completion of HS2, a parliamentary committee has been told.
Combined authorities set to borrow £725mSubscription
“The main area of uncertainty in this costing relates to the size of the behavioural response.”
Mayors call for post-Brexit decentralisationSubscription
A joint statement by seven combined authority mayors and the mayor of London demands full devolution
“We need the funding and flexibilities in order to make the apprenticeship system work”
“[We] are adamant that any devolved structures must include a clear mechanism for involving the private sector in decisions about the economy”
Labour’s MP for Barnsley Central has been selected as their candidate for the upcoming Sheffield City Region mayoral election on 3 May.
Yorkshire submits detailed devo deal proposalsSubscription
A £125m-a-year investment fund worth up to £3.75bn over 30 years, and a £500m devolved housing investment fund are among the many proposals