While it's been just over 5 months, the current Council feels that due to timing considerations the next Community Council elections are due at this time.
This election will be a very special one, considering the state of Maemo and Nokia and how things have unfolded over the past few months.
## The election timescale (all times UTC) is as follows:
**Nominations open:** 00:00, Saturday, 15th September 2012
**Nominations close:** 23:59, Friday, 28th September 2012
**Voting opens:** 00:00, Saturday, 6th October 2012
**Voting closes:** 23:59, Friday, 12th October 2012
## What will be d