MORLEY TOWN COUNCIL – MISSION STATEMENT

“Morley Town Council is committed to ensuring the provision of a high standard of cost-effective and best value for money community services, which will enhance the quality of life for the residents of the area.”

Morley Town Council was established in 2000.

There are seven wards represented – Central, Churwell, Elmfield, Scatcherd, Teale, Topcliffe and Woodkirk.   There are 26 elected members representing these wards.

View the Morley Town Council wards map

A full schedule of Council and Committee meeting dates can be found on the Meetings page, and details of the five separate Standing Committees can be found in the ‘Committees’ section.  The Agenda for the next full Council meeting is below.

A copy of the latest Annual Report for the Municipal Year 20th May 2015 to 3rd May 2016, together with previous years’ Annual Reports can be downloaded in the ‘Public Information’ section.

A copy of the Statement of Accounts, the ‘Notice of conclusion of audit’, the ‘Annual Governance Statement’, the ‘Accounting statements 2015/16’ and the ‘External auditor certificate and report for 2015/16’ is available using this link.  The original Annual Return can be inspected by contacting the Town Clerk.

MEETING OF MORLEY TOWN COUNCIL

TO BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 6TH SEPTEMBER 2017 AT 7.00 PM IN THE LARGE BANQUETING ROOM, MORLEY TOWN HALL

A G E N D A

1         Attendance and apologies for absence

2         To Receive Mayor’s Announcements 

3         Declarations of Pecuniary and Other Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any disclosable pecuniary interests for the purposes of Section 31 of the Localism Act 2011 and paragraphs 13-18 of the Members’ Code of Conduct.  Also to declare any other significant interests which the member wishes to declare in the public interest, in accordance with paragraphs 19-20 of the Members’ Code of Conduct.

4          To receive Public Questions (if any pre-notified)

5          Presentation by R Kennedy – Town Centre Manager

6          To approve Minutes of the Full Council meeting held on 5th July 2017

7          To receive Minutes of the Finance, General Purposes & Strategic Committee meeting held on 29th June 2017 and ‘draft’ Minutes of meeting held on 27th July 2017

8          To receive Minutes of Planning Committee meeting held on 18th July 2017 and ‘draft’ Minutes of meeting held on 15th August 2017

9          To receive ‘draft’ Minutes of Community Development Committee meeting held on 6th July 2017

10        To receive ‘draft’ Minutes of Highways and Transportation Committee meeting held on 19th July 2017

11        To note signed approval of Annual Return for financial year ending 31st March 2017 by PKF Littlejohn LLP, External Auditors.  This concludes the financial year ending 31st March 2017

12        To approve arrangements for consideration of CIL expenditure

13        To review ‘Committees’ Structure & Delegated Functions’

14        To approve Annual Report for 2016/17

15        To receive items of correspondence (for information only)

16        Date and time of next meeting

 

 

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WELCOME FROM THE MAYOR OF MORLEY

At the meeting held on 10th May 2017, Councillor Robert Finnigan was elected as Mayor for the 2017/18 municipal year.

Mayor Robert Finnigan

Robert Finnigan