Merseyside sixth region to agree devolution deal with government
First Merseyside Mayor to be elected in 2017
“Since 2010 the six local authorities have seen more than £1.5 billion cut from their collective budgets and the Comprehensive Spending Review next week is widely expected to see further cuts of up to 40% to local government and public service funds.
A devolution deal for Liverpool City Region could have a major impact on the future development of the Wirral. You can get the latest information and have your say here – deadline for comments on Phase 1 is 2nd Nov.