How local authorities handled the 2012 floods: case studies and review

The Local Government Association (LGA) has published a review local authority responses to the 2012 floods.  ‘Dealing with the deluge – how councils supported their communities during the 2012 floods’ draws on the experiences of the councils that were most severely affected, and highlights the importance of strong partnership working, and offers examples where local authorities led the process of recovery and the preparation for future flood events.