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Liverpool council votes to scrap elected mayor model

21 July 2022
Liverpool`s elected mayor Joanne Anderson
Liverpool`s elected mayor Joanne Anderson

 

Councillors in Liverpool have voted to scrap the role of elected mayor just ten years after it was introduced, with the ruling Labour Party deciding to return to a leader and cabinet model.  

This follows a public consultation in which 40.9% (4,709 votes) of respondents chose the option of a city mayor directly elected by voters every four years while 32.9% (3,793 votes) backed the option of the council led model.

Meanwhile, 23.6% (2,721 votes) backed a system where the leader is chosen by...

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