Thursday, 9 October 2014

Milton Keynes Council enters a new co-operative era

Milton Keynes Council has become the first local authority under no overall control to declare itself co-operative. The council became “a co-operative council, improving services and citizen empowerment” at its full meeting on 10 September.

It agreed to adopt co-operative values and principles and to “re-think the role of councillors as community connectors, brokers and leaders”.

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