Role of councillors
Elected councillors are responsible for setting policy and providing vision and strategic direction to the organisation.
Councillors meet weekly at briefings and officially as the 'council'¬†once a month at a council meeting. This is usually held¬†on the third Monday of the month (see dates).
Some of their¬†responsibilities include:
Many of their decisions are based on how to best use funds that are available to improve the city and its services.
Decisions are made on a majority vote of the councillors present at the meeting.
Last updated: 06-12-2016
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