Ian Gillies

Councillor - Rural West York ward


New Evidence Shows Local Plan Is On The Right Track

Newly published evidence from expert property consultants, GL Hearn, has reinforced the Conservative-led Council's approach to the Local Plan by clearly showing it robustly meets York's needs.

Response to Lib Dem Brexit letter from Cllr. Ian Gillies

“I have been asked by the Leaders of the Liberal Democratic and Green Groups, on behalf of the Conservative Group, to endorse a letter in advance of the Executive Meeting on Thursday to the City’s M.P.’s and Government Ministers.

For clarity, the resolutions detailed in the motion are:

York Central infrastructure funding on Executive agenda

York Central, the city’s huge 72 hectare brownfield development site, will be on the agenda at next Thursday’s meeting of the Conservative-led Executive, which will consider the investment case for the York Central Enterprise Zone and recommend that full council establish a capital budget to impl

Can you help the council secure a future for Bootham Park?

The council and its local health partners have joined forces to work to secure the future of the Bootham Park site and have initiated a wide-ranging consultation exercise to capture as many viewpoints on potential public/private uses for the property as possible.

Have your say on next years budget

Early in the New Year councillors will have to set a budget for the next financial year (2019/20) and as part of this process the council is asking residents, businesses and community groups for their views as to what it could look like.