70 participants heard Julian Manley share his experience of working closely with Cllr Matthew Brown, Leader of Preston City Council, and other stakeholders since 2012 in facilitating the development of what’s known as the ‘Preston Model’. Julian Manley outlines how a cooperative city benefits by focus on the spend of anchor institutions and promoting local enterprises.
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New website where Edinburgh residents can share ideas about fighting climate change in the city will launch next Monday. The site, called Edinburgh Talks Climate, is part of a wider £57,500 council engagement plan to encourage conversation around the action needed to tackle climate change as Edinburgh emerges from lockdown and works towards its net zero carbon by 2030 ambition.
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