Sir Merrick Cockell 20 January 2016

Creating an ideal partnership

Creating an ideal partnership image

For some time I have been advocating the case for public sector pension investment in infrastructure and, like the slowly dampening winter weather, when it rains it pours.

True to his word, the chancellor has made fast work of following up his ‘we are the builders’ pledge.

Not only are we seeing the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) forging ahead with its consultation on Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) fund pooling, but the creation of the National Infrastructure Commission was swiftly followed by its call for evidence on innovative ways to build and fund British infrastructure development.

Click here to read the full feature for free.

For your free daily news bulletin
Highways jobs

Youth Worker

Camden London Borough Council
£26,437 + £3,253 Inner London Allowance Pro Rata
Are you an experienced and passionate Youth Worker looking to make a real difference to the lives of young people in Camden? Camden, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Camden London Borough Council

Tree Officer

Camden London Borough Council
We are looking for an experienced arboricultural professional to join a busy Tree Section working with the most up to... Camden, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Camden London Borough Council

Adults Social Workers - Basildon

Essex County Council
Working to support adults and their families, who have complex social needs and are more vulnerable as a result of disability, exclusion, or diminishe England, Essex, Basildon
Recuriter: Essex County Council

Senior Engineer

Lincolnshire County Council
£35,745 - £39,880
Are you an experienced Engineer looking for a new challenge? Lincolnshire
Recuriter: Lincolnshire County Council

Systems Development Officer

North Yorkshire County Council
£27,741 - £30,451
Are you passionate about technology and systems development? Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Recuriter: North Yorkshire County Council

Public Property

Latest issue - Public Property News

This issue of Public Property examines how how flexible workspaces can lead the way in regeneration for local authorities, Why local authority intervention is key to successful urban regeneration schemes and if the Government’s challenge of embracing beauty is an opportunity for communities.

The March issue also takes a closer look at Blackburn with Darwen Council's first digital health hub to help people gain control over health and care services.

Register for your free digital issue