resident calls for more Town Council transparency
Burnham-On-Sea resident has this week called for more transparency
around Town Council meetings to encourage more input from the
Young, pictured, told councillors at their meeting this week that
more should be done to open up the council's proceedings to residents.
would like to see the council being more open, relaxed and customer-friendly,"
must be better ways to get input from residents besides the brief
'question time' section at the start of each monthly meeting."
am asking that you reconsider your stance and encourage more people
to get involved and have their say. The council could consider
added: "At the moment, the only time we see many councillors
is at election time when they want our votes!"
and Highbridge Mayor Martin Cox said the matter would be considered
further at the council's next Policy and Finance Committee meeting,
to be held in October.