Future of Local Government in Somerset

See the latest statements and information as councils across Somerset work together.

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The draft Stronger Somerset proposal has now been submitted to Government to keep key ministers up to date with our ambitious plan for a better future.
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Somerset urgently needs change to ensure our communities gain greater control over the things that matter to them, services improve and a better quality of life for everyone.
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Stronger Somerset is approved as the best choice to build the future we deserve.
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Mendip District Council has backed an ambitious, innovative plan for local government reform.
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Somerset has been offered a once in a generation chance to improve the lives of everyone in the county.
An image relating to 17.08.2020 Joint Statement from the leaders of Mendip District Council, Sedgemoor District Council, Somerset West & Taunton Council and South Somerset District Council
17th August 2020, the latest joint statement from the leaders of the District Councils in Somerset.
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13th August 2020, the latest joint statement from the leaders of the District Councils in Somerset.
An image relating to 30.07.20 Joint Statement from the leaders of Mendip District Council, Sedgemoor District Council, Somerset West & Taunton Council and South Somerset District Council
30th July 2020, the latest joint statement from the leaders of the District Councils in Somerset.
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Joint statement from the Leaders of Mendip District Council, Sedgemoor District Council, Somerset West & Taunton Council, and South Somerset District Council:
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Joint statement from The Leaders of Mendip District Council, Sedgemoor District Council, Somerset West and Taunton Council and South Somerset District Council in Response to 'One Somerset' and The Future of Local Government in Somerset.