Parish Councillor Vacancies
Published: 09 September 2020
Vacancies can currently be filled by co-option. The Parish Council owns and manages public open spaces around the village including the riverside, Church Fields and Stables Lane. The PC also owns the Village Hall and 2 allotment sites. We maintain the Neighbourhood Plan, support and promote local community events and liaise with Leeds City Council and our local Ward Councillors on matters such has Highways, traffic, speeding, street cleaning and any other issues which are raised by residents.
Parish Councillor roles are voluntary and require your attendance at our monthly meeting on the evening of the third Monday of each month, plus a few additional hours of your time. You will have a say in how the Parish Council spends the annual precept to improve life for our residents. The work can be very fulfilling.
We are looking for people who are over 18 and who live in or within 3 miles of Boston Spa, work in Boston Spa or own a business or land here. Why not join us at our next month meeting to see what we discuss? Members of the public are welcome to attend. If you would like to apply for the role, please send an email to the clerk providing brief background details and saying why you would like to join the Council.