Lincolnshire County Councillors could be cut by six

May 12, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

The number of county councillors in Lincolnshire could be reduced by six under new plans, to 71. The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) said changes were needed to “deliver electoral equality”. The LGBCE said it was now devising new boundaries to ensure each county councillor represents roughly the same number of voters. People have until 21 July to comment on the electoral review. Max Caller, chair of the commission, said: “As we develop the recommendations, […]

Local Views Sought On District Councillor Numbers

September 3, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking local people how many councillors they think should represent East Lindsey District Council in the future. The six-week public consultation is the first part of an electoral review which will also consider changes to the number, names and boundaries of all the council’s wards. The Commission has considered evidence submitted to by East Lindsey District Council and is now consulting local people on a proposal […]