GPA launched to asset manage public estate

The Government Property Agency has been officially established as an executive agency, setting out with the aim of improving efficiency and generating benefits of between £1.4bn and £2.4bn over the next ten years.

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Liverpool brings highways services in-house

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By mutual agreement, Liverpool City Council has ended its highways contract with Amey, reflecting a council-wide review that has seen parks services, street cleaning, bin collections, IT, HR and payroll services all returned to direct council control.

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Ten Streets masterplan to be rubber stamped

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Liverpool City Council’s cabinet is set to approve the adoption of a Strategic Regeneration Framework for the 125-acre former dockland site after 75% of consultation respondents showed support for the proposals.

Government awards £105m to bridge housing viability gap

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Chancellor Philip Hammond and Communities Secretary Sajid Javid have confirmed the first round of allocations from the £5bn Housing Infrastructure Fund, backing 18 projects across the region with awards of between £300,000 and £12m.