Hereclean

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Hereclean
Haraklány
Wooden Church in Bocşiţa
Wooden Church in Bocşiţa
Commune Hereclean in Sălaj County
Commune Hereclean in Sălaj County
Hereclean is located in Romania
Hereclean
Hereclean
Hereclean within Romania
Coordinates: 47°14′47″N 23°01′54″E / 47.24639°N 23.03167°E / 47.24639; 23.03167Coordinates: 47°14′47″N 23°01′54″E / 47.24639°N 23.03167°E / 47.24639; 23.03167
Country  Romania
County Actual Salaj county CoA.png Sălaj County
Commune Hereclean
Historic region Transylvania
Government
 • Mayor Dobrai Francisc (Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania)
Area
 • Total 71.63 km2 (27.66 sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Prefix +40 260
Website www.primariahereclean.ro

Hereclean (Hungarian: Haraklány) is a commune located in Sălaj County, Romania. It is composed of six villages: Badon (Bádon), Bocşiţa (Magyarbaksa), Dioşod (Diósad), Guruslău (Magyargoroszló), Hereclean and Panic (Szilágypanit).

Sights[edit]

  • Wooden Church in Bocşiţa, built in the 17th century (1625), historic monument[1]
  • Reformed Church in Guruslău, built in the 19th century[2]
  • Guruslău, Monument Mihai Viteazul, built in the 20th century (1976), historic monument[3]
  • Stejărişul Panic Nature reserve (2 ha)
  • Stejărişul de baltă Panic Nature reserve (1,70 ha)

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Politics[edit]

Vasile Păcală was elected as the mayor in 2000 and 2004. The mayor Dobrai Francisc (born 1968, Dioşod) was elected first time in 2008 as member of the Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania and re-elected in 2012. Before 2008, Dobrai Francisc had served as a local councilor for eight years.

2012 election[edit]

The Hereclean Council, elected in the 2012 local government elections, is made up of 13 councilors, with the following party composition: 7-Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania, 4-Social Liberal Union, 1-Democratic Liberal Party, 1-Hungarian Civic Party[4]

    Party Seats 2012 Hereclean Council
  Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania 7              
  Social Liberal Union 4              
  Democratic Liberal Party 1              
  Hungarian Civic Party 1              

2008 election[edit]

The Hereclean Council, elected in the 2008 local government elections, is made up of 13 councilors, with the following party composition:

    Party Seats 2008 Hereclean Council
  Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania 6            
  Democratic Party 2            
  Social Democratic Party 2            
  National Liberal Party 1            
  Conservative Party 1            
  Hungarian Civic Party 1            

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