Opinions

TIME TO LIFT THE VEIL OF SECRECY: TRUE TRANSPARENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Local Government is geographically close but all too often emotionally remote from the needs, hopes and aspirations of individuals and communities across Wales.Although it is true that Councils provide a range of services, from schools and social services to libraries and swimming pools, that score consistently high in customer satisfaction polls there is much that needs to be done to reinvigorate Town and County Halls if they are to face head-on the challenges of the future.