Another by-election has been called following the resignation of a St Albans City & District councillor.

According to the local authority, Elissa Da Costa-Waldman has resigned from her chair in the Marshalswick East & Jersey Farm ward.

Elissa Da Costa-Waldman was one of 48 Liberal Democrat councillors on the council.


No date for the by-election has yet been set.

The news follows the election of the Green Party's Cllr Juliet Voisey in St Peters ward.

This by-election took place on Tuesday, June 13, and saw Cllr Voisey elected with 628 votes.


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The current political  structure of St Albans City & District Council is as follows:

- Liberal Democrats: 47 seats

- Conservative Party: 4 seats

- Green Party: 3 seats

- Labour Party: 0 seats

- Independant: 1 seat

- Vacant: 1 seat