Councillors play a very important role in society, giving a voice to their community and helping to shape future services for the benefit of local people.
There are 39 councillors on Exeter City Council, representing the 13 wards of the City. Councillors, or Members of the Council as they are sometimes called, normally serve a term of 4 years.
A third of the councillors stand for election each year for three years.
The current political makeup of the council is:
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
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