Tag: consultation

Dog control consultation begins today

By on 26/06/2017 in News with 0 Comments

City residents, in particular dog owners, are being invited to have their say on proposals to introduce Public Space Protection Orders to tackle dog control issues from today (26 June 2017). In March 2014, five Dog Control Orders came into effect across the city, which have proved to be effective tools in dealing with the […]

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#BrumBudget17: Have your say

Birmingham City Council today (8 December 2016) launches the public consultation on its 2017/18 budget proposals, including a Council Tax rise of 3.99% (2.00% Social Care Precept and 1.99% general Council Tax increases). The council has already saved approximately £590 million since 2010 and is now consulting on new savings of £50.6 million for 2017/18. […]

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Community libraries consultation paper published

By on 10/10/2016 in Deputy Leader, News with 0 Comments

***October 25 Update: Consultation survey is now live – and runs until January 27. Click here for full details*** Birmingham City Council has today (October 10) set out plans to work with partners to retain 35 of the 37 community libraries in an operating model designed to give the service a long-term sustainable future in […]

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Any questions? Join our Waste Strategy webcast

Citizens, businesses, community groups and anyone else with an interest in how waste is managed in Birmingham can have their say during a special webcast on Tuesday (July 5). The session is part of the consultation over the aims and principles that will underpin the city’s waste strategy for the next 20 years. A panel […]

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Have your say on city Waste Strategy

The overarching aims and principles for how Birmingham should manage its waste over the next 20 years have been published in a new document, out to public consultation from today (June 29). A Waste Strategy for Birmingham sets out the city council’s vision and ambition for new ways of managing resources to deliver against an […]

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Busker and street entertainer consultation starts

By on 16/05/2016 in News, Partnerships with 0 Comments

Guidelines designed to encourage responsible busking and street entertainment in Birmingham city centre have gone out to a period of public consultation starting today (May 16)

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Extra chance to have say on new ward boundaries

By on 10/05/2016 in Future Council, News with 0 Comments

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England has published new proposals for council ward boundaries across Birmingham.

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City centre noise consultation extended

By on 18/06/2015 in News with 1 Comment

Birmingham City Council’s consultation on the possible introduction of a Public Spaces Protection Order to reduce noise levels in the city centre has been extended by a week, due to the public response received since it was launched last month. This consultation is in response to complaints to both Birmingham City Council and West Midlands […]

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“Buskers ban”: a clarification

By on 05/06/2015 in News, Rebuttals with 0 Comments

Use of amplification by buskers, street entertainers and speakers An item broadcast on BBC Radio WM earlier today (5 June 2015) referred to a ban on ALL amplified noise in the city centre when in actual fact the city council is consulting on the possible introduction of a Public Spaces Protection Order to reduce noise […]

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Community Governance consultation

By on 25/02/2015 in Leader, News with 0 Comments

Or to put it another way – what do you think of local democracy? Birmingham City Council wants to know what people think of local democracy, how it is, and how it should be.  It wants to know what people think about services in their neighbourhoods too.  Today it started a conversation with the people […]

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