Council decisions are dependent on the ability to fund and deliver effective services. As Greens we know that finance has to be sustainable and that we cannot go on cutting services year on year without a major shake-up of what the council can deliver.
We will aim to:
To do this will entail an urgent review of all council business following the elections. We believe this is important so that real improvements in the quality of life for all residents can be achieved by establishing a financially secure four year plan.
This will be a major task, but where Green councillors have been elected elsewhere, such as in Kirklees in Yorkshire and Bristol, they have risen to the challenge.