Leaders and Mayor reach consensus on Sheffield City Region devolution

Dan Jarvis
Mayor Dan Jarvis and the four leaders of South Yorkshire's local authorities have reached a consensus on the way forward for devolution for the Sheffield City Region. After years of impasse, a breakthrough letter has been sent to Secretary of State James Brokenshire today, asking for powers and resources to be unlocked. In that letter, Mayor Dan Jarvis, Cllr Julie Dore, Cllr Sir Steve Houghton, Mayor Ros Jones and Cllr Chris Read say that they have had "productive conversations", and set out plans as to how, together with Govern... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...