About us

This site has been created by the Leaders of six district and borough councils in North Yorkshire, with the purpose of informing the public about local government reform in York and North Yorkshire, and our plans to put a bid for reform to government that is in the best interests of our people, places and economy.

We are:

Councillor Richard Foster

Leader, Craven District Council


Councillor Richard Cooper

Leader, Harrogate Borough Council


Councillor Angie Dale

Leader, Richmondshire District Council


Councillor Keane Duncan

Leader, Ryedale District Council


Councillor Mark Crane

Leader, Selby District Council


Councillor Steve Siddons

Leader, Scarborough Borough Council


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