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Kerslake underlines need for vision and strengthening the centre

This post was originally posted on the Chamberlain Files

As the Birmingham Policy Community is launched, following hot on the heels of the Kerslake Review and today’s budget announcement, … 971 more words

Five for 2015: UK buildings on course for completion

After hours of contemplation and deliberation, Buildpositive has come up with a list of projects to watch in the year ahead. They may not be the biggest, but they’re all hand picked by editor Josephine Smit. 733 more words

Sustainability

BE AN EVEN MORE ACTIVE CITIZEN!

Why not make 2015 the year you start engaging with the council online? It’s very easy to register and once you have, then reporting a missed bin collection or flytipping or making enquiries is only a click away! 62 more words

Kings Heath

Interim Management - for good times and bad

 Birmingham in winter

In the years since the nadir of the global recession, there’s been a sharp rise in the use of interim managers. Whereas in the past organisations turned to interims in the main to plug gaps – such as maternity leave cover – the trend increasingly has been to exploit high-level talent on a short-term basis to deliver key transformational projects. 430 more words

Journalism

Be more dog, Kerslake tells Birmingham City Council in damning review: 'Stop seeing yourself as a victim.'

 A 67 page review of Birmingham Council published today is going to make local and national headlines.

It slams the City Council for its performance in recent years. 374 more words

Council

Birmingham officials meet to discuss future of Legion Field

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Now that UAB no longer has a football team, the city of Birmingham is devising a plan for Legion Field’s future. Members of the city’s parks and recreation board and the Birmingham City Council met Monday to discuss the fate of the stadium. 119 more words

News

Old Dustbin and Recycling Boxes Collection - 13th and 14th December******UPDATE*****

******Update Monday 15th December**** Apparantly the majority of dustbins and boxes were collected over the weekend. If yours was not then leave it at the front of your property and it will be collected in the next 7 days according to our councillors. 179 more words

Events