This report presents findings from the first-ever survey of UK city leaders, providing some understanding of their needs and challenges along with recommendations for national policymakers.
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Centre for Cities and Arup were delighted to host a reception for the launch of the inaugural UK City Leaders Survey 2018
At both party conferences mayors were optimistic about the future, but frustrated at slow progress on the urban agenda at the national level
Greater Manchester metro mayor Andy Burnham urged a government occupied by Brexit to give more power over to cities - but cities must be responsive too.
The review does not fully address issues around LEP public accountability and spending in non-mayoral areas
The Government’s revised planning rulebook focuses too much on rural areas, and not enough on cities
Reflections on what last week’s results mean for urban and national politics
Overcoming local political disagreements will be crucial in making a success of the mayoral office
Getting ready for mayorsBrexit, Trump and the New Localism
With major distractions in national governments both in the US and UK, it is up to cities to deal with real and practical challenges.
We hosted a hustings event ahead of the Sheffield City Region Mayor election with the Sheffield City Region Chambers of Commerce