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Emergency closure A658 Harrogate Road Rawdon

Published: 27 Feb 24

Emergency closure A658 Harrogate Road Rawdon - burst water main - Yorkshire Water Read More...

Rawdon Neighbourhood Plan Question & Answer Meeting Invite

Published: 23 Feb 24

Rawdon Neighbourhood Plan Question & Answer Meeting Invite at Rawdon St Peters Church, 7:30pm, Thursday 29th Feb 2024 Read More...

Rawdon Neighbourhood Plan Update

Published: 22 Feb 24

The biggest project undertaken by Rawdon Parish Council has been the preparation of a Neighbourhood Plan for our village. The referendum is the final stage leading to adoption. Read More...

Rawdon Parish Council was formed in November 2012. The parish has an electorate of 5721 served by 9 councillors and a part time clerk.

The Chairman is Neil Hunt and the Vice-Chairman is John Taylor.

None of the councillors receives any allowance or expenses to support their work. The parish clerk is the Council's sole employee.

The Parish Council usually meets at Greenacre Hall, Rawdon. Meetings are held on Wednesdays. Members of the Public are welcomed to all meetings and a short period of time is set aside at the start of every meeting to allow residents to address the Council on parish matters.

The Full Council meets monthly on the third Wednesday of the month. The Planning Committee meets on the first Wednesday of every month. The Planning Committee Chairman is Dawn Collins.