What will Birmingham City Council look like in 2020?
What kind of things need to change to get us there?
The city council needs to change and we have less money to spend on services, so the council of 2020 will look very different to the council today. We need your help to shape the services our city wants.
Councillors and council officers are hosting ten practical, positive workshops on the council of the future around the city – one in each district. Please click on one of the links below to register your interest in attending a workshop.
4 November 13:30 – 15:00 Summerfield Community Centre *
4 November 18:30 – 20:00 Quinborne Community Centre
5 November 13:30 – 15:00 Ward End Library
6 November 13:30 – 15:00 South Yardley Library
9 November 13:30 – 15:00 Kings Heath Community Centre
9 November 18:30 – 20:00 Alexander Stadium *
11 November 13.30 – 15:00 Sutton Coldfield Town Hall *
11 November 18:30 – 20:00 St Barnabas Church **
12 November 13:30 – 15:00 Northfield Library
12 November 18:30 – 20:00 Stirchley Baths
For people who have hearing impairment, workshops where a signer will be present are marked* – venues that also have a hearing loop are marked **
Talk to us… continue our conversation
We’ve already had invaluable conversations with people across the city, in all walks of life, in the five years since budget cuts started to make an impact on the delivery of our services.
And over the past few months, we’ve looked at our work in detail through the Future Council programme.
Now we’re ready to share our thoughts on the future of the council with you.
At the heart of it will be working locally with partners, community groups and residents. We need you to let us know if we are on the right track with our ideas and to share your own thoughts and experiences.