'It is a great shame that the government turned down our application for another city-wide scheme.'
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It is to be hoped that this recognition of the importance of public services and the hard work of those who provide them will continue when we return to more normal times.
Government figures also show councils in England received £211m from Right to Buy sales between October and December 2019.
‘These are unprecedented times and we are doing everything we can to prepare and to mitigate the business and economic impact.'
'We need to ensure we keep upgrading our democracy.'
'By tricking elderly and vulnerable people in self-isolation to part with their cash, fraudsters are playing roulette with the lives of those most at risk.'
The report also notes there are currently more than 1,700 empty homes in Shropshire, of which 600 have been empty for at last two years.
Researchers compared people's views about the quality of city governance in Bristol in 2012 and 2018.
'It must be done at some stage, or we would still be basing council tax in 2091 on relative property values in 1991.'
The portfolio includes the Street Retail Park, which was bought by the council in December 2018 for £8.24m, but it now estimates that it is worth around £7.7m.