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More of Aberdeenshire's community councils seek to add to their membership


By David Porter

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Community councils across Aberdeenshire are continuing the hunt for new members to join them to represent their community in the coming years.

Aberdeenshire Council is seeking new members for a number of local community councils.
Aberdeenshire Council is seeking new members for a number of local community councils.

In Aberdeenshire, elections to community councils take place every year that if there are vacancies on the particular community council.

Elections generally take place in April and May with the new community council meeting for its AGM in late May or June.

If an election is required, council officers will facilitate this on behalf of the community council.

Following the first round of announcements, Aberdeenshire Council has now expanded the list of those who are seeking members.

Nominations are now being sought for the following community councils:-

Benholm and Johnshaven.

Cluny, Midmar and Monymusk.

Longside and District.

Birse and Ballogie.

Crathes, Drumoak and Durris .

Turriff and District.

Boddam.

Donside.

Ythan.

Buchan East.

Invercairn.

If you would like to put yourself forward for one of the vacancies, nomination forms, closing dates and further information including other Community Councils also seeking nominations can be accessed from the Council website Community council elections - Aberdeenshire Council or from your Community Council secretary.

If you would like to put yourself forward for one of the vacancies, nomination forms, closing dates and further information can be accessed from the Council website at https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/communities-and-events/community-councils/cc-election/


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