Jessica Hill is senior reporter on LGC.
GM set to pioneer bus franchising outside LondonSubscription
Greater Manchester CA has outlined plans to become the first region outside London to franchise its bus network, as part of mayor Andy Bunham’s ten-year plan to transform the transport system.
A commentary on the increasing number of councils declaring climate emergencies
Software delay leads to clean air zones postponement Subscription
The introduction of the UK’s first clean air zones has been postponed due to a government delay in delivering the systems needed to make the zones operational and enforceable.
West Midlands mayor Andy Street talks to LGC about the cross party collaboration behind the UK’s first local industrial strategy, and why he’s a fan of Chris Grayling
Council has referred eight reports of alleged electoral malpractice to the police
Solace and the AEA suggest the government raise concerns over date of the 2020 local elections
Bristol City Council may have to pay back £1.65m to the government if it doesn’t meet the government’s clean air targets in the shortest time possible.
Non Domestic Rates (Lists) Bill sets out plans for revaluations to take place every three years rather than the current five years
Greater Manchester CA has put an ambition to become carbon neutral by 2038 at the heart of its industrial strategy which is due to be launched later today.
Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson claims bank will be n a scale never attempted before by a council