From May, Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will have a new mayor with powers over transport, planning and skills.
The elected metro mayor will have an important opportunity to set out and implement a strategic vision for the economy of the metro area, supporting people, firms and institutions to build a more prosperous region in the decades to come.
As the campaign for the election gains momentum, Centre for Cities and Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce, have organised a hustings for candidates to set out their plans to drive growth in the city-region.
All the candidates have been invited, and currently the confirmed speakers are:
- Cllr Kevin Price – Labour
- Rod Cantrill – Liberal Democrats
- Cllr James Palmer – Conservative
- Peter Dawe – Independent
For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Simon Jeffrey, External Affairs Officer at Centre for Cities via email@example.com or telephone 020 7803 4300