David is a member of the following committees and outside bodies:
- City Administration Committee
- Finance & Audit Scrutiny Committee (convener)
- Pollokshields Area Partnership
- South Sector Partnership
David also attends when possible the six weekly Full Council meeting where all 85 Glasgow City Councillors debate motions, which cover local, national and international issues. A vote is taken at the end of each debate unless agreed unanimously.
Pollokshields Area Partnership
All four Pollokshields Ward councillors are members of Pollokshields Area Partnership. The committee awards grants to local community groups and Glasgow City Council departments to fund projects which benefit Pollokshields Ward. If you are a community group if need of financial support, please contact David to request a Pollokshields Area Partnership application form.
Salary and expenses
David receives a basic councillor's salary of £16,927 per annum (before Income Tax, National Insurance and pension contribution). In financial year 2016/17 David claimed expenses for car mileage.
City Chambers tours
If you would like a tour of the City Chambers, please contact David to make an appointment. David is happy to give tours to constituents, school parties and community groups who have an interest in local government and visiting the City Chambers.
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