Merton Council is inviting residents to get involved in local democracy by asking a question to cabinet members at the next full council meeting on Wednesday 11 July.
If you would like to have your question answered as part of the council meeting next month you need to submit your question by 5pm this Friday 29 June.
The council meeting allows one question only per person, per meeting. The question must be written and should comprise a maximum of 50 words and must relate to a matter for which the council has a responsibility or which affects the borough.
Those asking questions are welcome to attend the meeting and to ask an oral supplementary question seeking clarification on any point made in the original answer.
Please submit your question in writing to the Democratic Services team by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post or by-hand to the Merton Civic Centre offices, London Road, Morden SM4 5DX (deadline for receipt 5pm on the 29 June).
The council also invites the submission of written questions to its cabinet members at the council meetings to be held on the following dates:
12 September (deadline for receipt of your question 31 August 5pm)
21 November (deadline for receipt of your question 9 November 5pm)
9 February 2013 (deadline for receipt of your question 25 January 2013 5pm)
For further information, go online at http://www.merton.gov.uk/getinvolved or call 0208 545 3361.