Coumarouna Councillor

Council

Meanings and phrases

council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a body serving in an administrative capacity
  2. (Christianity) an assembly of theologians and bishops and other representatives of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine
  3. a meeting of people for consultation

Continuity Army Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a terrorist organization formed in Ireland in 1994 as a clandestine armed wing of Sinn Fein; Continuity Irish Republican Army; CIRA

Council Bluffs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a town in southwest Iowa on the Missouri River across from Omaha

Council of Basel-Ferrara-Florence

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council in 1431-1439 that concentrated on the elimination of heresies and on reforms within the Roman Catholic Church

Council of Chalcedon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the fourth ecumenical council in 451 which defined the two natures (human and divine) of Christ; Chalcedon

Council of Constance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council in 1414-1418 that succeeded in ending the Great Schism in the Roman Catholic Church; Constance

Council of Economic Advisors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an executive agency responsible for providing economic advice to the President

Council of Ephesus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the third ecumenical council in 431 which declared Mary as mother of God and condemned Pelagius; Ephesus

Council of Trent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a council of the Roman Catholic Church convened in Trento in three sessions between 1545 and 1563 to examine and condemn the teachings of Martin Luther and other Protestant reformers; redefined the Roman Catholic doctrine and abolished various ecclesiastical abuses and strengthened the papacy

Council of Vienne

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council in 1311-1313 that dealt with alleged crimes of the Knights Templar, planned a new crusade, and took on the reformation of the clergy; Vienne

Council on Environmental Policy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the executive agency that advises the President on protecting the environment

Economic and Social Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for economic and social conditions; ECOSOC

Economic and Social Council commission

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations; ECOSOC commission

Fatah Revolutionary Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Palestinian international terrorist organization that split from the PLO in 1974; has conducted terrorist attacks in 20 countries; Fatah-RC; Abu Nidal Organization; ANO; Arab Revolutionary Brigades; Black September; Revolutionary Organization of Socialist Muslims

Fifth Lateran Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council in 1512-1517 that published disciplinary decrees and planned (but did not carry out) a crusade against Turkey

First Council of Constantinople

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the second ecumenical council in 381 which added wording about the Holy Spirit to the Nicene Creed; Constantinople

First Council of Lyons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council of the Western Church in 1245 that excommunicated Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II and planned a new crusade against the Holy Land; Lyons

First Council of Nicaea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the first ecumenical council in 325 which produced the wording of the Nicene Creed and condemned the heresy of Arianism; Nicaea

First Lateran Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the first council of the Western Church held in the Lateran Palace in 1123; focused on church discipline and made plans to recover the Holy Lands from the Muslim `infidels'

First Vatican Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the Vatican Council in 1869-1870 that proclaimed the infallibility of the pope when speaking ex cathedra; Vatican I

Fourth Council of Constantinople

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council in 869 that condemned Photius who had become the patriarch of Constantinople without approval from the Vatican, thereby precipitating the schism between the eastern and western churches; Constantinople

Fourth Lateran Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the Lateran Council in 1215 was the most important council of the Middle Ages; issued a creed against Albigensianism, published reformatory decrees, promulgated the doctrine of transubstantiation, and clarified church doctrine on the Trinity and Incarnation

Lateran Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of five general councils of the Western Catholic Church that were held in the Lateran Palace

National Security Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a committee in the executive branch of government that advises the president on foreign and military and national security; supervises the Central Intelligence Agency; NSC

North Atlantic Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a council consisting of permanent representatives of all the member countries of NATO; has political authority and powers of decision; NAC

Second Council of Constantinople

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the fifth ecumenical council in 553 which held Origen's writings to be heretic; Constantinople

Second Council of Lyons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the council in 1274 that effected a temporary reunion of the Greek Orthodox with the Roman Catholic Church; Lyons

Second Council of Nicaea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the seventh ecumenical council in 787 which refuted iconoclasm and regulated the veneration of holy images; Nicaea

Second Lateran Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the second council of the Western Church in 1139 which put an end to the dogmatic errors of Arnold of Brescia

Second Vatican Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the Vatican Council in 1962-1965 that abandoned the universal Latin liturgy and acknowledged ecumenism and made other reforms; Vatican II

Security Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for preserving world peace; SC

Third Council of Constantinople

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the sixth ecumenical council in 680-681 which condemned Monothelitism by defining two wills in Christ, divine and human; Constantinople

Third Lateran Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the Lateran Council in 1179 that condemned the heresies of the Albigenses and the Waldenses

Trusteeship Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a permanent council of the United Nations that commissions a country (or countries) to undertake the administration of a territory; TC

Vatican Council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. each of two councils of the Roman Catholic Church

World Council of Churches

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ecumenical organization of Protestant and eastern churches; intended to promote unity and cooperation in religious and secular matters

city council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a municipal body that can pass ordinances and appropriate funds etc.
E.g.
  • The president also presides over the city council.
  • The city council reflects this mix in its makeup.
  • The arena was proposed in 2005 by the city council.

council board

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the table that conferees sit around as they hold a meeting; conference table; council table

council chamber

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a room where a committee meets (such as the board of directors of a company); boardroom
E.g.
  • This work of art now adorns the council chamber of the town hall.
  • Kenton is the location of the municipal council chamber for the RM of Woodworth.
  • It contains offices on the ground floor and the council chamber and reception hall on the upper level.

council member

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a member of a council; councillor
E.g.
  • He also serves as a council member of Evreux.
  • He was a supervisory council member of Nationaltheatret.
  • Each council member serves a five-year term.

council table

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the table that conferees sit around as they hold a meeting; conference table; council board

council tax

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tax levied on households by local authorities; based on the estimated value of the property and the number of people living in it
E.g.
  • The council tax came into effect in 1992.
  • What we should do is go with the grain of the council tax system and apply bands to higher properties."
  • In 2009 he was jailed for six months for claiming £33,000 worth of housing benefit, council tax benefit and income support.

county council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the elected governing body of a county
E.g.
  • The county council and police are to be investigated.
  • An extra county council was added later, for Cardiff.
  • : a borough outside of the county council's jurisdiction.

ecumenical council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline
E.g.
  • This too ceased to be considered an ecumenical council.
  • The First Council of Nicaea was the first ecumenical council of the church.
  • The parameters of their usage were clearly spelled out by the 7th ecumenical council.

executive council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a council that shares the supreme executive power
E.g.
  • The centre would be governed by an executive council.
  • He is also deputy head of Hezbollah’s executive council.
  • In 1995, he was appointed to the AFL-CIO executive council.

legislative council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a unicameral legislature
E.g.
  • It had won 10 of 25 elected seats in the legislative council.
  • The federal cabinet agreed on the condition that the legislative council be abolished.
  • Prior to Ghana's independence, the Governor of Ghana presided over the legislative council.

privy council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an advisory council to a ruler (especially to the British Crown)
E.g.
  • In 1611 Matthias placed Klesl at the head of his privy council.
  • Deposed Premier Tanin was appointed to the king's privy council.
  • At succession, the privy council would name an heir, not parliament.

works council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (chiefly Brit) a council representing employer and employees of a plant or business to discuss working conditions etc; also: a committee representing the workers elected to negotiate with management about grievances and wages etc

world council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a council with representatives from different nations

municipal council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Voters also elected nine municipal council members.
  • Each commune has a municipal council and a mayor.
  • He was quickly elected to the municipal council.

council members

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Voters also elected nine municipal council members.
  • Voters may recall council members or the mayor.
  • He performed his duties along with six council members.

town council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dauphinee served on the town council for Shelburne.
  • Naranjal established its first town council in 1814.
  • However, he can remain as member of the town council.

local council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1989 he became head of Jaljulia's local council.
  • In 1871 Sahlenburg established its local council.
  • He also served on Kiryat Tiv'on's local council.

parish council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The civil parish does not elect a parish council.
  • The parish council is Plenmeller with Whitfield.
  • The local parish council governs the village.

district council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was taken over by the district council in 1966.
  • It is also a district council constituency.
  • In 1999 he also moved to the district council for the CDU.

council area

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It lies in the council area of Perth and Kinross.
  • It is in the Scottish council area of Highland.
  • Balnacoil is in the Scottish council area of Highland.

council was up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The whole elected council was up for election.
  • Following extensive boundary changes, the whole council was up for election.
  • The whole council was up for election and the Conservatives held onto control.

student council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • is the vice-president of the student council.
  • The student council is the student government of Hopkins.
  • Afraid of losing their reputations in the student council, they comply.

council elections

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the 2014 council elections, Labour retained all three seats.
  • The mayor is Kon Vatskalis after council elections in August 2017.
  • By-elections occur when seats become vacant between council elections.

borough council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Westminster has the powers and functions of a London borough council.
  • The borough council is a Non-metropolitan district of Hampshire County Council.

advisory council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • MAXIMUS serves on the Enroll America advisory council.
  • Kaul was on the advisory council of the All India Kashmiri Samaj (AIKS).
  • In 2012, CSMT initiated its own cohort program and student advisory council.

council is made

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The council is made up of nine members, one of them is the Mayor of the town.
  • The council is made up of nine members, including the Toshao and an appointed secretary and treasurer.
  • The council is made up of 15 members including the mayor, and is headquartered in the municipal hall in the center of the town.

council housing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After the war, new council housing was needed.
  • council housing and housing associations.
  • This area consists of a mixture of privately owned and council housing.

regional council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The regional council currently consists of three political groups.
  • The development was approved by regional council on 7 February 2006.
  • The regional council offices are located at the Shlomtzion regional centre.

union council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is also the last union council of Pakistan.
  • Mandi bhalwal is the biggest village of this union council.
  • Afterwards, it was made union council.

council meeting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first council meeting was held on 13 December 1995.
  • The first town seal was adopted in a town council meeting on July 17, 1802.
  • In the council meeting on 18 June 1992, a proposal to waiver prioritization was rejected.

council consists

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • ATIRA's governing council consists of 17 members.
  • Their council consists of a Chief and six councillors.
  • The council consists of the mayor plus six councillors.

provincial council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The new provincial council met for the first time on 4 June 2008.
  • Ingiriya contains 22 schools controlled by the provincial council.
  • The new provincial council met for the first time on 1 October 2012.

new council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On December 10, 2018, the new council was sworn in.
  • The new council was sworn in on 4 December 2008.
  • After the war, new council housing was needed.

whole council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With this, the whole council unites and puts their squabbling behind.
  • In 30 English unitary authorities the whole council is up for election.
  • In 121 English district authorities the whole council is up for election.

council seats

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One third of the council seats were up for election.
  • Darcy Kuenzi and Sue Kristjansson lost their council seats.
  • The total number of council seats was reduced from 50 to 46.

village council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Feduniak served on the village council for Glaslyn.
  • Muliyar has a village council called panchayath.
  • Tses is governed by a village council that has five seats.

council election

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He lost the council election in 2014, then he joined BJP.
  • The previous full council election took place on 3 May 2012.
  • Going into the 2007 council election the net position was as follows.

council decided

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Therefore, the Brezno town council decided to reconstruct its indoor stadium in 2009.
  • The council decided to replace it with a larger sports and entertainment centre in 2000.
  • The Allied council decided that Hungary should pay war reparations in common with the Central Powers.

council seat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She resigned her city council seat in 1986.
  • Greene lost his council seat at the 1999 local elections.
  • Tom Fuhrman lost his council seat.

council meetings

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Municipal council meetings take place in its conference room.
  • These are not formal council meetings, but carry a good deal of authority.
  • The Republican People's Party (CHP) holds district council meetings at the center.

council voted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The local council voted to keep it as memorial.
  • The joint Choctaw-Chickasaw council voted against alliance with Tecumseh.
  • On 20 November 2012 the council voted against allowing the proposal to proceed.

tribal council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1978, the tribal council passed two taxing ordinances.
  • Mizoram has 3 autonomous tribal council:
  • The tribal council offices are located in the town of Winnebago.

governing council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • ATIRA's governing council consists of 17 members.
  • He also served as member of the university's governing council.
  • He was also a member of the governing council of Jagannath College.

community council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Crymych, which is twinned with Plomelin in Brittany, has an elected community council.
  • The community of Abersychan was formed in 1985, but no community council has yet been formed.
  • In Anchorage, Jake has served on the Anchorage Airport Advisory Council and his community council.

general council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was elected to the general council for Vescovato.
  • He is member of the general council of the Bas-Rhin.
  • He became vice-president of the Corsican general council.

council president

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He served as the council president from 1935 to 1937.
  • That same day, he was a candidate for city council president.
  • He was the council president in 1934.

council of war

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Monroy accepted her counsel and issued a call for a council of war.
  • Muhammad held a council of war.
  • But for once, the council of war on the other side was for fighting a battle.

national council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • (Kohlberg was also an original national council member of the John Birch Society.)
  • However, the law also increased the power of the President and of the new national council, the DAN.
  • In June 2004, Milić was dismissed from Serbia and Montenegro's national council for cooperation with the ICTY.

council areas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Moray and the City of Aberdeen were made their own council areas.
  • Angus Council is one of the 32 local government council areas of Scotland.
  • Aberdeenshire Aberdeenshire (; ) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland.

church council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2004, the church council resolved to get the historic organ restored.
  • In 1070, a church council was held at Westminster and a number of bishops were deposed.
  • In all three traditions, a canon was originally a rule adopted by a church council; these canons formed the foundation of canon law.

council estate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most famously, he uses as his subject a council estate in Tile Hill, Coventry.
  • Raymond retrieves Laura from a council estate where she is living with several other addicts.
  • At the age of nine, he moved to Le Pré-Saint-Gervais in France and grew up in a council estate.

council approved

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On December 4, 2008, Iraq's presidential council approved the security pact.
  • The city council approved the final route and station locations in June 2017.
  • The council approved the options with the idea that one or both would be exercised.

first council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first council meeting was held on 13 December 1995.
  • Cuba's first council was established in 1909.
  • from the first council to when the Kraków Ghetto was liquidated.

council chambers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Taroom Town Hall was built in 2004, immediately next door to the shire council chambers.
  • In 1997 he said: "It is more important to control the streets of a city than its council chambers."
  • On the second floor are the offices for the town and the town council chambers as well as a meeting room.

council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • in 1938, he was council’s critic for the R.I.B.A.
  • The city council’s duties are primarily legislative.
  • In 2012 the working group of the council’s Overview and Scrutiny Panel published its report into Cube.

council s

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • in 1938, he was council’s critic for the R.I.B.A.
  • The city council’s duties are primarily legislative.
  • In 2012 the working group of the council’s Overview and Scrutiny Panel published its report into Cube.

elected council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The whole elected council was up for election.
  • The first ever elected council was formed on August 1919.
  • The first session of the newly elected council started on 7 April.

city council members

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The mayor, city clerk, and city council members serve four-year terms.
  • Two city council members are elected from each of the city's five wards.
  • The City Council has 11 voting members: the mayor and 10 city council members.

council of ministers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Then, however, this compulsion was nullified by the council of ministers.
  • Bernadotte had returned to Paris and was sent to defend the Netherlands by the council of ministers.
  • The governor appoints the chief minister, whose council of ministers are collectively responsible to the assembly.

council officers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Six council officers resigned in protest, and the incident made national news.
  • Each of the synods of the ELCA elects one bishop and three synod council officers to oversee the spiritual and organizational activities of its member congregations.
  • It evaluates local planning applications and works with the local police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.

council is responsible

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The governorate council is responsible for the governorate-wide policy.
  • The council is responsible for housing and community, roads and transportation, urban planning and development, amenity and culture, and environment.
  • The district council is responsible for local planning and building control, local roads, council housing, environmental health, markets and fairs, refuse collection and recycling, cemeteries and crematoria, leisure services, parks, and tourism.

city council member

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Saky city council member Oleg Kolodyazhny (Our Ukraine) was shot dead in Saky on June 29, 2010.
  • He is the second longest-serving city council member in the city's history, having served since 1989.
  • Unaffiliated incumbent city council member Merv Bennett is term-limited and cannot run for another term on the city council.

municipality council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On the local level she was a member of the executive committee of Narvik municipality council from 2003 to 2005.
  • In 2009 as a Latsia municipality council member he supported "euroCALL" ( European for adults lifelong learning).
  • He was elected to the Tirana municipality council in 2011, and was deputy mayor of Tirana from July 2011 to July 2012.

council offices

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The tribal council offices are located in the town of Winnebago.
  • The regional council offices are located at the Shlomtzion regional centre.
  • The dual function as a public hall and council offices is clearly expressed.

council houses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The family lived in a series of council houses in Rawdon, Guiseley and Yeadon.
  • In 2001 the government gave the council houses to the people of Hamad town for free.
  • Boaks' campaign advocated equal pay for women, subsidised apprenticeships and the sale of council houses.

cover the council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The parish council has responsibility for local issues, including setting an annual precept (local rate) to cover the council’s operating costs and producing annual accounts for public scrutiny.

district council officers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It evaluates local planning applications and works with the local police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the local police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.

royal council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ealdred was present at the royal council at London that banished Godwin's family.
  • He was often absent from court and could eventually only make decisions with the approval of a royal council.
  • He did not actually rule the country; real power was in the hands of a royal council, led by his uncles Alphonse and Charles.

council evaluates

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the local police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.

council house

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The tribe also built a circular council house on the site.
  • Chickasawhatchee is a name derived from the Hitchiti language, meaning "council house creek".
  • Chokeelagee is a name derived from the Muscogee language meaning "council house stands there creek".

council evaluates local

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the local police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.

council held

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first known Bishop of Lisieux is one Theodibandes, mentioned in connection with a council held in 538.
  • In the year 49, Titus accompanied Paul to the council held at Jerusalem, on the subject of the Mosaic rites.
  • In 380, Gregory of Nyssa came to Jerusalem on the recommendation of a council held at Antioch in the preceding year.

parish council evaluates

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.
  • The parish council evaluates local planning applications and works with the local police, district council officers, and neighbourhood watch groups on matters of crime, security, and traffic.
E.g.
  • The parish council has responsibility for local issues, including setting an annual precept (local rate) to cover the council’s operating costs and producing annual accounts for public scrutiny.

council leader

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2016 the council leader was paid a salary of £43,000.
  • At age 26, he was the youngest council leader in the UK.
  • Outgoing council leader Ian Bowyer remained leader of the Conservative group.

city council voted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2006 the city council voted to drop its membership in the Richmond City Council.
  • The city council voted in September 1969 to restore the adobe as a historical museum and tourist attraction.
  • In 2010, the city council voted to change the name from to to strengthen the international profile of the city.

war council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • That night, he gathered a war council to discuss their options.
  • They held a war council in Acre, with Andrew leading the meeting.
  • After the initial Dutch attack, Governor Sainte Marthe called a war council.

military council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At Corinth, Dramali held a military council to decide on future actions.
  • The proposal was submitted in 2008 and there was a meeting of the joint military council in Manipur.
  • The book takes place in 1806; historically, Yongxing served in Mianning's military council and died in 1823.
E.g.
  • Avannaata's municipal council consists of 17 members, elected every four years.
  • Qeqertalik's municipal council consists of 13 members, elected every four years.

council of elected

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The municipality is governed by a municipal council of elected representatives, which in turn elects a mayor.
  • Each region has an administrative body known as a regional council of governments, a regional council of elected officials, or a regional planning agency.
  • A Citizens Charter prepared and published by a local government shall remain in force till the expiry of the term of the said local government council and thereafter till a Citizens Charter is prepared and published by the newly constituted council of elected functionaries.

state council

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 12 March, her names and title were announced at a state council by her grandfather King Carl XVI Gustaf.
  • The most noteworthy event of Vedantacharlu's tenure was the creation of the Pudukkottai state council in 1898.
  • The current state council of ministers was sworn-in 23 May 2016, after 2016 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election.

local council elections

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In addition, the 2018 local council elections saw Labour gain the Ramsbottom ward.
  • Abid Chohan was initially a Lib Dem councillor but defected to Labour ahead of the local council elections in 2010.
  • After a further eight-year period of Conservative control the Labour group secured a ten-seat majority in the local council elections on 22 May 2014.
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