Due to the current pandemic that we are experiencing, as well as the Scottish and UK Governments guidance on meetings; gatherings and social distancing which has resulted in no physical meetings of our Community Councils taking place, it has been agreed that the interim election process to fill any vacancies can be organised on a temporary basis by contacting Steven Dowling or Lawrence O'Neill via their email addresses firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. Steven can be contacted on 0141 287 4111 and Lawrence is on 0141 287 4109.
Nominations are sought from Springboig / Barlanark residents, aged 16 years of age or older, to form the new Springboig / Barlanark Community Council which now has an agreed membership of twelve (12) vacancies. Nomination forms are available via download below or can be requested from Glasgow City Council's Community Empowerment Services team by telephoning 0141 287 4109 or 0141 287 4111.
The closing date for submission of a nomination form is Friday, 30th July 2021
The following 36 Community Councils are undertaking Full Elections in October 2021 and the nomination forms are all in alphabetical order and can be downloaded. The number of vacancies are in bold within the brackets after the name of each of the Community Council (CC) listed
Anderston (14); Blairdardie & Old Drumchapel (10); Blythswood & Broomielaw (12); Bridgeton & Dalmarnock (11); Cadder (10); Carmunnock (10); Castlemilk (20); Claythorn (10); Cranhill (15); Crosshill & Govanhill (15); Dowanhill, Hyndland & Kelvinside (20); Dumbreck (12); Easterhouse (15); Garrowhill (11); Gartcraig (15); Govan (14); Hillhead (12); Hurlet & Brockburn (12); Hutchesontown (18); Jordanhill (14); Laurieston (14); Mansewood & Hillpark (11); Maryhill & Summerston (15); Molendinar (15); Mount Florida (12); Newlands & Auldhouse (12); Parkhead (11); Pollokshaws & Eastwood (11); Possilpark (15); Ruchill (10); Scotstoun (13); Simshill & Old Cathcart (10); South Cardonald & Rosshall (12); Townhead & Ladywell (10); Wallacewell (13) and Yoker (15)
Nominations close on Friday, 27th August 2021 and completed forms can be sent electronically (specific details contained on the bespoke nomination forms) or sent to the following FREEPOST address:
FREEPOST RRAR-TXKT-XREH, Community Empowerment Services, Glasgow City Chambers, Glasgow G2 1DU
Please note that there may be changes to the election process, dates or venues due to circumstances outwith our control or that of the individual Community Council