Cabinet on Tour comes to Pontefract Town Hall
People are being invited to come along and take
part in Wakefield Council’s next Cabinet on Tour event.
It takes place on Tuesday 6 September at Pontefract Town Hall from 10.30am to
These meetings are where key
decisions are made following discussion between all elected members.
Wakefield Council’s Cabinet
meets regularly to discuss the district’s important issues as well as hearing
reports about the different council functions. The reason for taking Cabinet
meetings 'on tour' around the district is to make it easier for people to
Residents will have an
opportunity to ask the panel of Cabinet members questions at the end of the
Wakefield Council Leader, Cllr Peter Box CBE, said: “These events are all about
making it easier for people to get involved in the democratic process and to
ask us about the issues that matter the most to them.
“I’d like to encourage people
to come along to the next Cabinet on Tour meeting where they will be warmly
People can tweet their
questions on the day to @mywakefield and councillors will answer as many as
The meeting will be streamed live
on the day, or can be seen on the Council’s website later. For further
information and to watch the video visit www.wakefield.gov.uk/yoursay
Cabinet on Tour takes place
throughout the year at venues across the district. The dates for forthcoming
meetings are 29
November, 14 February 2017 and 9 May 2017. All the meetings will be from
10.30am -12pm. Venues will be confirmed closer to the time.