Its already tough being a councillor or part of the local government in Peterborough or Milton Keynes. You already have to look after the city budget and the constant finances, keep an eye on development of new and uplifting projects , manage campaigns come election season, constantly revise fiscal, economic and social policies, having never ending strategy sessions to make sure your city stands out. So imagine if theres some aspect of the city that is under your purview but is taken care of in the most professional way possible.
One can only think of the benefits of hiring a professional ground maintenance company to look after the beautification of ones constituency. Hiring a ground maintenance company frees the councillors to refocus their energies to more important and prudent matters of the borough. The council can rest assured that most public grounds, community centres, parks and public open spaces, housing areas such as those around flats and communal gardens, highway verges, public schools (where contracted) and allotments have been thoroughly taken care of.
As a council, it also frees you up from having to direct the nitty gritties of managing public space. Niches such as mowing, edging, and fertilising lawns, weeding and mulching landscape beds are pretty much catered for as well. Thats not to mention trimming hedges, shrubs, and small trees, removing dead, damaged, or unwanted trees, planting flowers, trees, and shrubs, watering lawns, landscapes, and gardens and the overall monitoring and maintenance of plant health.
As a local government body, the beautification of your city becomes as much your priority as the maintenance company- such that now you are able to showcase your city in a whole new light. Of course, not having to micromanage such mundane matters and outsourcing also results in a more extensive and thorough job that will surely exceed most expectations.
In short having a local council to run is no small task. One must utilise every means to maximise efficiency to ensure smooth running of all affairs of the city. Hiring a local ground maintenance company therefore is a step in that direction.