Your ward councillors are:
Your ward councillors set priorities and work to address them with input from partners and residents. They host ward committee meetings and events, and lead a team of officers/partners working in the area.
Ward profile, priorities and funding
The Haxby and Wigginton Ward profile contains statistical information about the area and is updated regularly.
Based on feedback from residents, taking into consideration statistical information and local intelligence available from local partners ward councillors set the following priorities for 2018 to 2019:
- increased potential for local venues
- increased opportunities for young people
- improving road safety
- enhancing the environment and green spaces
- increased opportunities for residents
- reducing loneliness and social isolation
Each ward has a budget to spend on local priorities. Ward Committees make recommendations to the Corporate Director of Children, Education and Communities on how the money should be spent.
For 2018 to 2019 the ward budget is £29,200.
Consultations and decisions on funding happen at ward committee meetings and through surveys and councillor surgeries.
Ward grant applications
Community groups and voluntary organisations based in the ward can apply for budget funding by making a ward grant application.
This ward is not currently inviting ward grant applications. Information about future ward funding availability will be made available on this page.
Community projects eligible for grants may include services for the local area, such as projects which:
- help to achieve ward priorities
- provide a service in the ward
- provide opportunities for ward residents to become involved
Residents' Associations, Parish Councils and Planning Panels
There is no active Residents' Association in this ward.
Parish Councils in Haxby and Wigginton are:
Planning Panels are not active in areas where there are Parish Councils.
Contact your Community Involvement Officer for more information on Residents' Associations and Planning Panels.
Local Area Coordination
Local Area Coordinators help you stay safe, well, independent and connected to your local community.
YorWellbeing support in your Ward
YorWellbeing offers support to help residents to continue to live independently and safely in their homes.
The Yorwellbeing handyperson service can perform small jobs around your home if you are:
- aged 60 years and over
Ward news and information
Find out what's happening by:
- reading Ward news
- following @HaxbyWigginton on Twitter
- contacting your ward councillors
- contacting your Community Involvement Officer (CIO) for details about this ward
- asking your CIO to add you to their email list for updates on news and events