Lancaster City Council
The City Council is made up of 6o elected councillors
Lancaster City Council is responsible for:
- Local planning and development control
- Street cleaning
- Household bins and recycling
- Administering council tax and housing benefit locally
- Providing council housing and generally promoting good quality housing provision
- Environmental health and safety
- Parking enforcement
- Promoting economic development and tourism in the area
- Providing parks and leisure facilities
Labour hold 16 seats, making it the largest local government political party.
Labour’s Manifesto for Lancaster District
Local elections 2 May 2019
Additionally, Labour has a presence on Morecambe Town Council where it holds 4 of the 26 seats.