At the statutory meeting held last night, Council elected Cr Lesley Hewitt (Birch Ward) and Cr Brian Hood (Coliban Ward) as Mayor and Deputy Mayor.
Mayor, Cr Lesley Hewitt said, “I’m honoured by the trust and responsibility shown by my fellow Councillors and look forward to working with them, Mr King and the community to manage the impact of the pandemic and continue to provide the services and infrastructure our community needs and deserves.”
Evan King, CEO, congratulated Councillors Lesley Hewitt and Brian Hood on their election.
“I’m pleased to be working with Councillors Lesley Hewitt and Brian Hood as they lead Council in the first year of this new Council term. I look forward to working closely with both Councillors, and the rest of the Council team, as we move into a busy period, delivering important services and infrastructure projects for our community,” said Mr King.