Great Lakes Councillors have re-elected Cr Jan McWilliams to serve as Mayor for the next year in what will be her seventh consecutive year as leader, while Cr Len Roberts was re-elected as Deputy Mayor.
Mayor Cr McWilliams said “it is a great honour to be re-elected by my fellow councillors and I am very pleased that I can continue to lead Council into the next year”.
“I congratulate Cr Roberts on his re-election as Deputy Mayor – he has worked very hard over the last year and his efforts continue to be appreciated” added the Mayor.
Cr McWilliams also said that the re-election of both leaders was an indication of the stability of the current Council that is providing positive outcomes for Council and the region as a whole.
“We have established our position as one of the best Councils on the NSW North Coast and I thank the Councillors, General Manager Mr Glenn Handford and the staff for their combined efforts to achieve this result” added the Mayor.
“I am looking forward to continuing to work together towards improving even further on this result.”