Martyn Sargeant, Head of Democratic Services
presented the update report on activity since January 2017 on the
community governance review and on the next steps in the review
Cllr Andrew Johnson reported that the review
was progressing well and that the public consultation meetings had
been well attended. He also drew to the
Advisory Group’s attention the costs for the review which
would be funded from the budget set aside for the review in
Cllr Wendy Thompson asked about the questions
that would be included in two separate surveys, one for Tettenhall
and one for the wider city as part of the community governance
review. Cllr Andrew Johnson asked the Head of Democratic Services
to circulate a copy of the survey questions to members of the
Members of the Advisory Group commented on the
need to provide every resident of the City of Wolverhampton with
sufficient accessible information to make them aware of the pros
and cons of the parish council governance model in order that they
could make an informed decision if they are asked to vote on such a
proposition. Cllr Andrew Johnson
reported that residents had been provided with a lot of information
on the options.
That the costs of the review be approved.
That the arrangements for the survey fieldwork be noted.
That the changes to the timetable for delivering the review be
That a copy of the survey questions be circulated to the members of
the Advisory Group.