Develop further the roles of local authority (PBT) including the City Councils

Penang has denied that it has abandoned the idea of local elections, which it pledged to restore in 2008 and 2013.
The Housing and Local Government Ministry is expected to amend several laws in Parliament as early as the end of 2020 to reinstate local government elections, its minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said.

'Penang ever-ready, but up to Putrajaya to restore local polls'

Gov't expected to amend laws to restore local elections in 2020