00Introduction to the FAQ

In may 2017 a number of areas will be electing a metro mayor for the first time. On this page you can find the answers to a series of questions on what the new mayors will do, what that means for other politicians in the local area. The questions are listed along the left hand menu of this page.

Centre for Cities will be hosting events across the country and publishing research all about the upcoming metro mayors, go to the ‘Getting ready for mayors’ page for more.

If you have a question about the upcoming directly elected metro mayors that has not been answered here, please email info@centreforcities.org and we will do our best to answer it for you.