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, 5TH JULY 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 Disclosable 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 to 20 of the Members’ Code of Conduct

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

5          To approve the Minutes of the Annual Full Council meeting held on 10th May 2017 and Extraordinary Full Council meeting held on 25th May 2017

6          To receive Minutes of the Finance, General Purposes & Strategic Committee meeting held on 25th May 2017

7          To receive Minutes of Planning Committee meeting held on 16th May 2017 and ‘draft’ Minutes of meeting held on 13th June 2017

8          To receive Minutes of Community Development Committee meeting held on 4th May 2017 and ‘draft’ Minutes of meeting     held on 8th June 2017

9          To receive Minutes of Highways and Transportation Committee meeting held on 17th May 2017 and ‘draft’ Minutes of               meeting held on 14th June 2017

10        To receive ‘draft’ Minutes of Audit Committee meeting held on 17th May 2017

11        To receive items of correspondence (for information only)

(i)         Email 2/6/17 from YLCA and attached NALC Legal Briefing Note L03-17 re ‘Reform of data protection legislation and                           introduction of The General Data Protection Regulation’ (see copies attached).

12        Date and time of next meeting

LATEST NEWS

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