An update from the Forums Council for March 2014
The forum gave an update on a new democratic way to nominate forum members for moderator positions. The council are quick to state it is only a draft currently but can be viewed here - https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ForumCouncil/TeamNomination . Feedback is welcome, please create a thread in the Ubuntu Forums Members area.
Caboose885 gave an update on the new unanswered posts team. Currently it has 9 members but is growing slowly. If you are interested in joining the team please get in contact with caboose885