Follow the work of the Council Your county councillor is elected to represent you. You can contact your councillor about local issues you're concerned about. You can find out: what we're doing in your area, by using our decisions database what Cabinet Members are planning, in our Forward Plans information about how the Council is being run on our publications page more about the Council, the responsibility of Cabinet Members and the rules that govern the Council in our constitution You can also watch many of our meetings on the ECC Democracy YouTube channel. Young Essex Assembly If you are aged between 11 and 19, you can stand for or vote in the elections for the Young Essex Assembly. Find out more on the Young Essex Assembly website.