So what’s all this about a Metro Mayor?
Cllr Ian Shires: LibDem - Willenhall North 19 Mar 17
In May 2017 a number of areas will be electing a metro mayor for the first time.The directly-elected metro mayors will be responsible for setting out a strategy for growing the city region economy, in our case that would be through the West Midlands Combined Authority West Midlands City Region . The elected Metro Mayor will, through the West Midlands Combined Authority, have certain powers over issues such as housing, transport and skills. These…
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