Council and democracy news

  • New Mayor elected

    Mayor and Mayoress 2014- 5 Published on Thursday, 3rd July 2014

    Cllr John Foden was elected Mayor of Rotherham for 2014/15 at a Full Council meeting on Wednesday 2 July.

  • Council to plough savings back into services

    Published on Thursday, 19th June 2014

    The Council continues to tackle the ongoing financial challenges faced by local government – reporting an underspend on last year’s budget which will be ploughed back into services.

  • A new era for local government as Council sets budget

    Published on Thursday, 27th February 2014

    Frontline services will be protected as ‘as far as possible,’ resources will be targeted to help those most in need and communities will be encouraged to do more for themselves.