Opinion

Why local government CIOs must prove they are genuinely transformative

07/08/2020

Mark Armstrong argues that IT must be aligned with the chief executive to be genuinely transformative.

Making the case for drones in a post-Grenfell landscape

03/08/2020

Rebecca Jones explains how councils can use drones to survey inaccessible properties, such as high-rise towers.

Micromobility: Lessons from Australia

31/07/2020

Joshua Sattler explores how micromobility can help UK towns and cities recover from COVID-19.

Following Orders: five actions necessary for DCOs

29/07/2020

Matthew Spry and Nicki Mableson  argue that approving large housing schemes under a Development Consent Order will need clear guidance.

Planning, designing and maintaining safe water systems

23/07/2020

Dave Lancaster explains why a Water Safety Plan can help minimise risk when re-opening public buildings.

Shared Lives in health

22/07/2020

Personalised care must be high on the agenda as we look to create a stronger, kinder and more connected society, writes Alex Fox OBE.

The impact of a green recovery on local authorities

21/07/2020

Jon Beasley explains why local authorities are sitting on the precipice of a transport transformation.

How poetry can inspire joy and hope for children in care

20/07/2020

Muna Adam explains why she launched a create writing competition for children and young people in care.

How councils can use deception to fight cybercrime

15/07/2020

Carolyn Crandall outlines how local authorities can use deception as a defence against cybercriminals.

Is now the time to cancel your projects?

13/07/2020

Project assessments can help council leaders make the difficult decision.

It’s time to get building

10/07/2020

Arshad Bhatti explains how airspace can help hit affordable housing targets.

Fast-tracking technologies during the crisis

09/07/2020

Anthony Singleton explains how technology is helping local government deal with the huge spike in demand for services due to COVID-19.

Supercharging council housing programmes

07/07/2020

Cllr Jacqui Wilkinson explains why councils are a safe pair of hands for kickstarting the economy.

Lesson learned: Digitalization efforts help prepare for the unexpected

06/07/2020

Lindsay Pica-Alfano calls on local government to move forward with digitalization efforts.

Designing digital services for future citizens

03/07/2020

Dave Mann argues that trust, transparency and usability will be key to creating good digital public services in a new world.

Local authorities need extra resources to lead contact tracing now

02/07/2020

Pascale Robinson explains why local public health teams are best placed to lead contract tracing services.

Retrofit can provide a green stimulus to the UK’s regions

29/06/2020

Richard McWilliams argues that net zero objectives will only be met through a holistic approach to whole house retrofit.

How to get community infrastructure right post-pandemic? Listen, then invest

26/06/2020

Victoria Boelman calls on local leaders to listen to the voices of the local community to ensure we 'build back better'.

The new normal for public sector debt collection

24/06/2020

Richard Haymes asks what lessons will be learned after the crisis and how will policy, such as the FCA’s persistent debt and breathing space rules, be implemented in a post-coronavirus landscape.

We must all step up to support our communities

18/06/2020

If we are to ensure a just recovery, the feelings of common purpose this crisis has caused must be harnessed, says Steve Butterworth of Neighbourly.

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