Some articles on councils, council:

Romanian Local Election, 2008 - Notable Partial Election
... The members of the Local Councils and County Councils are replaced by the next person on the list elected ... For the Mayors and Presidents of the County Councils, elected on a two-round system, and first past the post respectively, no later than 90 days from the vacancy of the post ... The newly elected Mayors and Presidents of the County Councils serve the rest of the term ...
Local Government (Scotland) Act 1929 - Abolition of Parish Councils
... The parish councils that had been introduced by the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1894 were dissolved ... Their responsibilities regarding poor law passed to the county council, other powers passing to the new district councils ...
Government Of Baghdad - Political Entities - Neighborhood Council
... Neighborhood councils are the closest elected officials to the people ... The councils are similar to representatives of a city ward ... Like kati’ councils, neighborhood councils are often incorrectly called neighborhood advisory councils ...
Center For Media Freedom And Responsibility - Program of Activities - Press Councils
... organizations to plan, build, and launch local press councils since 2001 ... To date, it has helped establish the Cebu Citizens-Press Council and regional press councils in Baguio and Palawan ...
Ancient Diocese Of Arles - Councils
... The first Council of Arles was held in 314, for the purpose of putting an end to the Donatist controversy ... It confirmed the findings of the Council of Rome (313), i.e ... A council held in 353, and attended, among others, by two papal legates, was decidedly Arian in attitude ...

Famous quotes containing the word councils:

    Don’t you see what my power does for me? I could sit in on the councils of kings and dictators. It makes me king. It makes me—Nemesis.
    Lester Cole (1904–1985)

    In bridge clubs and in councils of state, the passions are the same.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    How many councils and decrees
    Have perished in the simple prayer
    That gave obedience to the knee;
    Austin Clarke (1896–1974)