county council


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Related to county council: Fingal County Council
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Noun1.county council - the elected governing body of a county
governance, governing body, organisation, administration, brass, establishment, organization - the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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county council

n (Brit) → consiglio di contea
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This act for extending county council control is practically his bill; so you may say he's in the government even before he's in the House.
I bet the squire's a bigger pot than the county council in that county.
He talked of pink and pig-skin breeches, of foxes at Ring's Bottom, where now the County Council pauper lunatics were enclosed, of Lady Bone's chintzes and crinolines.
More people were run over in the streets upon that one day, than in the previous three months, and a County Council steamboat, the Isaac Walton, collided with a pier of Westminster Bridge, and narrowly escaped disaster by running ashore--it was low water--on the mud on the south side.
Startled by this discovery and seeing herself pacing a circle all the days of her life round Picadilly Circus she was greatly relieved to pass a building put up by the London County Council for Night Schools.
A petition of 73 signatures was submitted to the county council while 11 letters of objection were received from neighbours.
The centre, run by Warwickshire County Council, was demolished to make way for a new building for North Leamington Community School.
Coun Alan Cutter, environment and regeneration spokesman for the county council, said a pilot study of 1,500 households led to the larger campaign covering the whole county.
Mr Law is currently deputy director of social services at Cornwall County Council.
A spokesman for Staffordshire County Council said it did not expect the change of date to cause any major problems.
Commenting on the mandate, Councillor Terry Dix, leader of Staffordshire County Council said: "State Street Global Advisors was a natural front runner for this mandate because of its considerable expertise in managing passive equity investments and its ability to offer economies of scale.
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