Marvin Rees, the Mayor of Bristol, also recently took part in a one on one discussion with Ian Onions, Bristol Post’s Political editor. You can watch Ian Onions putting questions and ideas from the public to the Mayor in our webcast library.
What Happens Next
After the consultation closes, results will be fed back to Scrutiny, the Mayor and his Cabinet for consideration. The Cabinet will meet on 24th January 2017 to discuss revised proposals.
Final budget proposals will be debated at Full Council on 21st February 2017 with the aim of setting the budget. Agreement of a majority of councillors is needed to approve the budget.
The Cabinet and Full Council meetings will be webcast live at www.bristol.gov.uk/webcast and available for 6 months afterwards. Members of the public can attend these meetings at City Hall.
The final Corporate Strategy will be published in March 2017 and results of the consultation will be published at www.bristol.gov.uk/consultationhub after the budget has been set.