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.
You can attend events and committee meetings in your ward to find out about how local priorities are being addressed. View agendas and minutes from Micklegate Ward committee meetings.
Micklegate Ward Profile, Priorities and Funding
The Micklegate Ward profile contains statistical information about the area and is updated regularly.
In Micklegate Ward the current priorities are:
- a neighbourhood shaped by the community
- a community where all generations are supported, looked after and included
- a safe and resilient community
- a clean and green community
Ward councillors are currently consulting on new priorities for the ward.
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 £27,000.
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
Housing Environment Improvement Programme
The Housing Environment Improvement Programme (HEIP) supports the delivery of local priorities, specifically improvements that tenants have identified as important.
Residents' Associations, Parish Councils and Planning Panels
Residents' Associations in Micklegate Ward are:
Micklegate Ward does not fall within a Parish Council area.
Micklegate Ward has a planning panel made up of local residents who come together to discuss and respond to local planning applications.
Contact your Community Involvement Officer for more information on Residents' Associations and Planning Panels.
YorWellbeing support in your Ward
YorWellbeing offers support to help residents to continue to live independently and safely in their homes.
Yorwellbeing handyperson service
The Yorwellbeing handyperson service can perform small jobs around your home if you are:
- aged 60 years and over
YorWellbeing Falls Prevention Scheme
The YorWellbeing Falls Prevention Scheme offers free home safety visits to residents of certain wards across the city.
Micklegate Ward news and information
Find out what's happening by:
- reading Ward news
- following @MicklegateWard 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