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National funding formula for schools announcement – LGA response
LGA responds to Government announcement on housing need
LGA responds to latest delayed transfers of care figures
Are you disability/flexibility confident? 20 September 2017 - London
LGA responds to social workers’ survey
“The findings of this survey are deeply concerning and lay bare the devastating consequences of a social care system that is broken and underfunded."
Response to the Government's plan to bring forward social housing green paper
LGA is keen to work with government to ensure that the green paper accelerates the actual building of new homes communities can afford, says Housing spokesman Cllr Martin Tett.
LGA responds to the creation of action group as part of inquiry into future of public parks
"Councils understand how important parks are to residents as community assets, and are using them to promote health and fitness, local heritage, public art, festivals and wildlife walks
“The LGA has long called for fairer funding for all schools and for councils to be able to work with schools to set budgets that reflect local need."
“Our residents are clear – new homes in their communities have to be affordable, high-quality, and supported by adequate infrastructure and sustainable local services."
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