Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

LGA Response to Local Govt Finance Settlement

Thursday, 19th December, 2013

The Local Government Association briefing on local authority funding was released last week The Local Government Association briefing on local authority funding was released last week

Responding to the Local Government Finance Settlement announced today, Local Government Association Chairman Sir Merrick Cockell said: “Today’s settlement confirms that councils will continue to be at the sharp end of public sector spending cuts up to 2016, but that government has started to listen to local authorities and made some important concessions without which local services […]