Help us improve Sheffield Council

by It's Our City! in Sheffield, England, United Kingdom

Help us improve Sheffield Council
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On 19th March 2021 we successfully raised £4,080 with 96 supporters in 42 days

A community group trying to help voters get well-informed about the May 2021 referendum to make Sheffield council more open and democratic.

by It's Our City! in Sheffield, England, United Kingdom

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Marin Harvey 17th March 2021

This campaign is to ensure that elected politicians are not merely by standers but genuine participants in the decision making process for this great City.

Mike Reynolds 13th March 2021

As an ex-councillor, under the current 'strong leader and cabinet's system, I fully support the proposal to move to a modernized committee system. Power is in too few hands.A new committee system must be linked strongly to local areas, and thus local communities.

Mike Tomson 22nd February 2021

it's so important that we value the ideas and inputs of everybody rather than making decisions for us all in small exclusive huddles. I want my councillor of whatever party to be representing their constituents whoever is the majority group in SCC

Clive weir 21st February 2021

Sheffield council is a total anachronism to democracy.The "elite" Corp are a corrupt group of self centred, opinionated totalitarian people. They have no idea how to run a democratic council, and they should all resign.That also applies to the majority of the council who seem to have no balls at all!

rachelr 20th February 2021

Thanks for working towards greater collaborative working. It's so important especially as we need all councillors fully involved in tackling the climate and ecological emergency.

Jenny van Tinteren 20th February 2021

This is a very important cause, completely independent of whatever political party anyone may support - if you want your voice to count for anything, vote to improve Sheffield City Council and the way it operates.

Carol Marshall 18th February 2021

Democracy at its best! Fully support your efforts to make your voices heard.. perhaps you could take on Westminster next! 😁🌹🌹🌹

John Carlisle 17th February 2021

It has been an privilege to have lived in Sheffield for over 40 years. This Council has never been as good as the people: hierarchical, unable to consult or collaborate, or deal competently with service delivery needs, esp. those who need a break. We need to break that with real democracy.

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