City Hall is the headquarters of the Greater London Authority (GLA), which comprises the Mayor of London and the London Assembly. It is located in Southwark, on the south bank of the River Thames near Tower Bridge. It was designed by Norman Foster and opened in July 2002, two years after the Greater London Authority was created.
The London Assembly is an elected watchdog for the capital made up of 25 Assembly Members. Its role is to examine how effective the Mayor’s policies, decisions and activities are. It champions London, investigating issues that affect everyday life in the capital to find ways of improving our city for everyone who lives here. It ensures the Mayor is held publicly accountable every day, not just at election time.
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