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City Of York Council

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Your Councillors

There are 47 Councillors in total

Labour 25
Conservative 9
Lib Dem 9
Green 2
Independent 2


Leader of the Labour Group: Councillor James Alexander
Leader of the Conservative Group: Councillor Chris Steward
Leader of the Lib Dem Group: Councillor Keith Aspden
Leader of the Green Group: Councillor Andy D’Agorne
The Rt. Hon. The Lord Mayor: Councillor Julie Gunnell

Portfolio Holders
Portfolio Cabinet Member

Leader (incorporating Economic
Development)

Cllr James Alexander
Deputy Leader Cllr Tracey Simpson-Laing
Finance, Performance & Customer Services Cllr Dafydd Williams
Transport, Planning & Sustainability Cllr Dave Merrett
Education, Children & Young People's Services Cllr Janet Looker
Health, Housing & Adult Social Services Cllr Tracey Simpson-Laing
Leisure, Culture & Tourism Cllr Sonja Crisp
Crime & Stronger Communities Cllr Linsay Cunningham-Cross
Environmental Services Cllr David Levene

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