North Yorkshire is heading for change in how Local Government is structures. The current County and District Council structures are set to be changed in order to create a single tier structure with an elected mayor and potentially reduced bureaucracy and a economic benefits.

NYCC and the leaders of the District Councils do not agree about how this should work. NYCC proposes one single unified authority and information about their proposals can be found here. Apologies for the quality of the document, we’ve had to reduce the quality to enable circulation.

The Districts proposed a split into two authorities, their explanation can be found here.

Both invite feedback and engagement from businesses and the public. Contact them directly or if you prefer, you can feed opinions back via MCO.