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Annemasse - Les Voirons Agglomération
Official logo of Annemasse - Les Voirons Agglomération
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Savoie
No. of communes 12
Established January 1, 2002
Seat Annemasse
Area
 • Total 73.69 km2 (28.45 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total 90,045
 • Density 1,221.94/km2 (3,164.82/sq mi)
Budget 98,000,000 € (2011)¹
Website www.annemasse-agglo.fr
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The agglomeration community Annemasse - Les Voirons is an intercommunal structure in Haute-Savoie, France. It consists of the town Annemasse and 11 neighbouring communes. It is located at the Swiss border, east of Geneva, between the mountains Salève and Voirons.

History

In 1966, the communes of Ambilly, Annemasse, Etrembières, Gaillard, Ville-la-Grand and Vétraz-Monthoux formed the syndicat intercommunal à vocations multiples of the Annemasse agglomeration. This cooperation became a communauté de communes on January 1, 2002. The communauté de communes of the Annemasse agglomeration and the communauté de communes of the Voirons merged to form the present agglomeration community in 2007.

Communes

The communauté d'agglomération consists of the following 12 communes:

INSEE Code Commune Inhabitants (2014)
74012 Annemasse 35,402
74008 Ambilly 6,215
74040 Bonne 3,415
74094 Cranves-Sales 6,662
74118 Étrembières 2,334
74133 Gaillard 11,739
74145 Juvigny 671
74153 Lucinges 1,702
74158 Machilly 1,064
74229 Saint-Cergues 3,630
74298 Vétraz-Monthoux 8,515
74305 Ville-la-Grand 8,696
Total 12 communes 90,045

Politics

Communitary council

The conseil is composed of 79 delegates of municipal councils of member communes.

Commune Number of delegates
Ambilly 6
Annemasse 19
Bonne 4
Cranves-Sales 4
Etrembières 6
Gaillard 4
Juvigny 9
Lucinges 4
Machilly 4
Saint-Cergues 4
Vétraz-Monthoux 4
Ville-La-Grand 7

Coordinates: 46°11′N 6°14′E / 46.19°N 6.24°E / 46.19; 6.24

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