Javid backs Council’s “decisive action”

Sajid Javid, the Communities Secretary, has responded to the chair of the Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel some five weeks after John Crabtree wrote to him outlining the Council’s progress in

Response to Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel letter

The Leader of Birmingham City Council responds to the latest letter from the Independent Improvement Panel. The most recent letter to Sajid Javid, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, from the Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel has been published today (24th February 2017). The letter follows the LGA co-ordinated Independent Financial Review commissioned […]

Independent Improvement Panel reports on Council’s financial plans

The Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel today published a letter to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, reporting on Birmingham City Council’s financial plans which will be submitted to the Council for approval on 28 February. The Improvement Panel’s letter draws on two reports from an independent financial review team which provided an […]

Panel: Council’s financial plans still at ‘considerable risk’, as Rogers remains on ‘annual leave’

The Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel (BIIP) today publishes a letter to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, reporting on Birmingham city council’s financial plans. It says the