Our councils should play a vital role on the environment, including reducing carbon emissions, controlling new development, and how they invest pension funds.
But given the other pressures they face, they might not deliver on this agenda unless they see pressure from voters.
This hustings meeting is jointly organised by Friends of the Earth groups in Haringey, Highgate Climate Action Network, Muswell Hill Sustainability Group, and Sustainable Haringey. They have invited one person from each party standing (as at 3 April).
Chair: Fran Acheson, BBC journalist
Conservative Party: invited, tbc;
Green Party: Jarelle Francis
Labour: Councillor Peray Ahmet;
Liberal Democrats: Councillor Bob Hare.
This will be at 7.30pm, The Green Rooms, 13-27 Station Road, N22 6UW
Entrance is free but there will be a collection to cover room hire costs, suggested minimum £2 per person.
Drinks can be bought in the cafe/bar on the ground floor.