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Mas Cabardes - Aude

Latest news
19/03/2019 Election Of New Councillors
Four years after the last local elections, four members of the Council have now resigned the most recent being Christine Dau. The Prefecture had therefore requested a by-election be held for the four vacant posts. Two lists of candidates were presented the first sponsored by the Mayor, an all male list and the second led by Anne Richmond, an all female list.
The first election was held on 17th March and three candidates were immediately elected to the Council.
Anne Richmond : 63 votes
Céline Martin : 61 votes
Jacques Sénégas: 60 votes

The votes for the remaining candidates were
René Lopez  58
Dominique Auchard: 57
Roger Moreno : 57
Paulette Pielquin : 56
Olga Barreiros : 50

There will be a run off election next Sunday for the final place. Every candidate received 50 votes or more which was very impressive. The successful candidates will be in post till next year when the main 5 yearly local elections will take place.

The official French web site provided by the Mairie is now available here  

We always need much more detail to put on this site.  If you have any information about the village you would like to go on the site  the please send details to:

Mas Cabardès is a village in the Montagne Noire with a year round population of approximately 200 people. In summer there is a significant increase of population due to the summer visitors. There are also a number of expatriates who own houses in Mas Cabardes. This site is maintained by one. The expatriate community comes for a wide range of places, England, Ireland, Scotland, Canada, USA, South Africa, Australia, Sweden, The Netherlands and Belgium. The one common factor about them is their love for the village and respect for its native inhabitants

Some Brief Details

Mayor: M. Gilbert BATLLE (elected April 2014)

Postcode: 11380
Dialing Code: +33 (0)4 68
Population: 202 (2010)
Region: Langueoc Roussillon
Department: Aude

Elevation: 293 -918 metres
Average Elevation 305 metres