A very different system: Ward boundary reform in Chicago

February 10, 2017

We have just published a briefing on the processes behind and reactions to the recently changed ward boundaries in Scotland, so on the same theme, and…

Brexit – local government on the sidelines?

February 8, 2017

In a post-Brexit world sub-national government will be key to economic growth, rebuilding social cohesion and reconnecting people with democratic institutions, writes Janet Sillett. Local…

Cuts to services or council tax freeze: The choices now facing councils

February 6, 2017

LGiU Scotland associate George Black explores the financial choices local authorities face in the wake of the recent budget announcement. 


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