The Floods Commission has announced dates for a series of six public meetings, each looking at a separate issue. More information about the detailed issues to be considered at each meeting can be found here.
A place where people want to live: Tuesday 16 February 2016 - 7-9pm - Calder High School, Mytholmroyd
Emergency preparedness and response: Wednesday 17 February 2016 - 1.30-3.30pm - Halifax Town Hall
The economy: Wednesday 24 February 2016 - 7-9pm - Christ Church School, Sowerby Bridge
Infrastructure (physical): Wednesday 2 March 2016 - 7-9pm - Canon Winter Centre, Elland
Upland and countryside management: Monday 14 March 2016 - 7-9pm - Hebden Bridge Town Hall
National and Regional Agenda: date and venue to be confirmed.
The Commission will consider the causes, the impact and response to the flooding across Calderdale. Members will invite written submissions and hear evidence from local residents, community groups, businesses and key agencies, such as the Environment Agency.