municipal council

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municipal council

municipal council

PEREIRA, Richard Lionel (1880 - 1960), QC (Ceylon), 1928; former Member of the Legislative Council, Ceylon; Member of the Municipal Council, Colombo since 1920

BROWN, David Hownam (1879 - 1961), formerly County Surveyor and Bridgemaster, Warwickshire County Council; formerly President, Institution of Municipal and County Engineers

SHERWOOD, Will (1871 - 1955), late National Industrial Officer, National Union of General and Municipal Workers; Member of the General Council, Trades Union Congress

SIMMONS, Percy Coleman (1875 - 1939), DL; JP, LCC; Municipal Reform Member of the London County Council for the City of London since 1919

Cooper, John (1908 - 1988), General Secretary and Treasurer, National Union of General and Municipal Workers, 1962–73; National Water Council, 1973–77

DABHOLKAR, Vasantrao Anandrao (1881 - 1933), landlord; member Bombay Legislative Council since 1922, Bombay Municipal Corporation since 1910; President, 1920

DE MEL, Henry Lawson (1877 - 1936), Member of the Legislative Council; Member of the Municipal Council; JP for the island; President Plumbago Merchants’ Union; Proprietor H. L. de Mel & Co., merchants

PERRINS, Wesley (1905 - 1990), former official of Municipal and General Workers’ Union, Birmingham District Secretary; Member, Worcestershire County Council until 1974 (formerly Alderman); formerly Member, West Midlands Economic Planning Council

TURNER, Patricia (1927 - 2000), Head of National Equal Rights Department, and National Industrial Officer, General, Municipal, Boilermakers and Allied Trades Union (formerly General and Municipal Workers’ Union), 1971–89; Member, General Council, TUC, 1981–89

SAPARA-WILLIAMS, Christopher Alexander (1854 - 1915), Barrister-at-law; Member of Legislative Council, Nigeria, since 1901; of Municipal Board of Health, Lagos; Licensing Justice for the Municipal Area, Lagos; Leader of the Nigerian Bar

MACDONALD, Hugh John (1850 - 1929), KC; Police Magistrate of the city of Winnipeg since 1911; late President Council, Attorney-General, Municipal Commissioner, and Commissioner of Railways, Manitoba

LANE, Hugh Percy (1875 - 1915), Hon. Director Municipal Art Gallery, Dublin; Director National Gallery, Ireland, from 1914 (formerly Governor); Member of Council National University of Ireland

ABERNETHY, William Leslie (1910 - 2003), Managing Trustee, Municipal Mutual Insurance Ltd, and Director of associated companies, 1973–87; Comptroller of Financial Services, Greater London Council, 1972–73 (Treasurer, 1964–72) and Chief Financial Officer, Inner London Education Authority, 1967–73

GOODMAN, William George Toop (1872 - 1961), Chief Engineer and General Manager, Municipal Tramways Trust, Adelaide, 1907–50, retired, 1950; Member Council, Adelaide University, 1913–53, Chairman Finance Committee of University, 1936–53

JEJEEBHOY, (Rustomjee Cowasjee Cursetjee) Jamsetjee (1878 - 1931), JP; Hon. Presidency Magistrate; Deputy President of Indian Legislative Assembly since 1921; Member of the Legislative Council of the Governor of Bombay, and member of the Bombay Municipal Corporation; head of the Parsee Community

JONES, John Joseph (1873 - 1941), MP (Lab) Silvertown Division of West Ham, 1918–40; late General Organiser National Union of General and Municipal Workers; Member of West Ham Town Council since 1904

MacGONIGAL, Maurice (died 1979), Professor of Painting, Royal Hibernian Academy; Member of Board of Governors, National Gallery of Ireland; Member of Advisory Committees: of Municipal Gallery of Modern Art; for Wolfe Tone Memorial; Coun. of Industrial Design, Ireland; Currency Design Council


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A local government in the third tier of government (the others being federal and state). A municipal councillor is an elected member of a local council. Councils are regulated by Local Government Acts (e.g. Local Government Act 1993 (NSW)).


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