The next meeting of the West of England Combined Authority (WECA) Committee will take place on Friday 19 July, at 10am, at City Hall, Bristol.
The Combined Authority is chaired by Regional Mayor, Tim Bowles, and is made up of the leaders and Mayor from its three member councils – Bath & North East Somerset (Leader, Cllr Dine Romero), Bristol City Council (Mayor Marvin Rees) and South Gloucestershire Council (Leader, Cllr Toby Savage). The Chair of the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), Professor Steve West, also attends committee meetings.
West of England Mayor, Tim Bowles, said: “We’ll be discussing investing in some major projects to benefit residents across our region. This will include investment into transport, as well as skills and business.”
The WECA committee will be followed by a meeting of the West of England Joint Committee, the decision-making body for issues relating to the West of England Combined Authority, Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire councils, and the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership. This is scheduled for 12pm.
The WECA Overview & Scrutiny Committee will meet in advance of the committees at The Space, Keynsham Civic Centre, on Wednesday 17 July at 10.45am.
For more details and agendas visit www.westofengland-ca.gov.uk/meetings.