Sunday, July 22, 2018

Council urges residents to Talk to Us at forum

Monmouthshire County Council will be hosting a Talk to Us engagement forum on Friday 19th January 10.00am – 2.00pm at County Hall, Usk.

The event will provide residents with an opportunity to hear about the Monmouthshire County Council Budget process, Monmouthshire Wellbeing Plan and the Happiness Pulse well -being survey and share their thoughts and ideas too.

In previous years the Access for All forum and Ageing Well forum has taken place for residents over 50 and those with disabilities. This event welcomes individuals and groups who have previously attended this event.

The day will begin at 10.00am and include lunch and refreshments, transport is also available.

Cabinet Member for Social Justice Cllr Sara Jones said: ‘The Talk to Us event will provide an opportunity for our residents to have their voices heard, share ideas and suggestions whilst becoming informed about things that affect them.’

For transport contact Connor Leacock connorleacockmonmouthshire.gov.uk by Monday 15th January.

For more information about the day contact Rhian Cook rhiancookmonmouthshire.gov.uk

Source: http://www.monmouthshire.gov.uk/2018/01/09/council-urges-residents-talk-us-forum (Tue Jan 9th 2018)

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Leanne Hughes
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