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a member of a municipal legislative body (as a city council)

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Decisions were made by the Steering Committee whose members included the County Warden, two County Councillors and three City Alderpersons. An advisory Technical Committee was appointed and included staff of the City, County and the MOE.
Table 4 Class Politics at the Municipal Level, Hamilton East (Wards 5 through 8) 1929 1931 1933 Overall Turnout 25.8% 45.9% 53.2% Board of Control Left candidates 1(ILP) 1(ILP) 2CCF, 1CPC Left winners 1 1 1(CCF) Votes for Left 5825 13066 25429 Closest Rival -1476 +4007 +4658 % Left Vote 26.2% 27.8% 45.0% Alderpersons Left candidates 6(ILP) 7(ILP) 4ILP, 2CCF 1CPC Left winners 5 4 5 Winning parties ILP ILP 2ILP, 3CCF Votes for Left 13352 11910 15752 Closest Rival +463 + 1364 +595 % Left Vote 41.7% 42.0% 45.0% Total Council Left/Total 6/21 5/21 6/21 % Left members 28.6% 23.8% 28.6% 1935 1937 1939 Overall Turnout 45.5% ?
Further, the Progressive Coalition has had strong representation on our Board of Alderpersons for the last seven years.