Government must act to give local councils the money they need to keep our communities clean and tidy.
We have written to all our district and county councillors to explain our pay claim for 2021 and to ask for their support.
Yorkshire & Humber TUC agrees that ‘one council’ option is best for council workers.
The government has announced an extra bank holiday in 2022. Moving the late spring bank holiday will mean a long weekend with Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June becoming bank holidays.
Local government members vote to accept the 2020/21 pay award of 2.75% back dated to 1 April 2020.
Local government is set to be reorganised across York and North Yorkshire, with District Councils being abolished in favour of one or more unitary councils(s).