THE first meeting of the Derwent Valley Council in its new form will be held at 6.30 tonight (Thursday) in the courthouse in Circle St, New Norfolk. The meeting is open to the public and the agenda documents are available online.
members of the incoming eight-member council have already been declared
elected but the first order of business at tonight's meeting
will be the official swearing-in. According to the agenda documents, it
will be done in the following order: Martyn Evans (Mayor), Ben
Shaw (Deputy Mayor), Barry Lathey, Damian Bester, James Graham, Julie
Triffett, Paul Belcher and Frank Pearce.