This workbook is a learning aid for councillors on the roles, opportunities and drivers for council-led action on the changing climate, both to reduce local carbon emissions and to build resilience to extreme weather.
Setting out the scale of the financial opportunities available to councils from energy efficiency and renewable energy sources
Councils can: 2019 conference paper
This paper sets out the case for a New Localism Settlement for England that empowers councils, as the democratically elected leaders closest to their communities, to take on greater responsibilities for their places.
'The lives we want to lead' – the LGA green paper for adult social care
The local government green paper received more than 540 submissions and the responses made it clear beyond doubt: doing nothing is no longer an option.
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