New Mayor and Deputy Mayor
Posted on: 28.09.2016
The election of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor took place at the first meeting of the newly elected Council on 26 September 2016.
Councillor Judith Hannan was elected as Mayor and Councillor Robert Khan as Deputy Mayor for a period of 2 years. Councillor Hannan has previously held the position of Mayor and Deputy Mayor while Cr Khan has held the position of Deputy Mayor.
Mayor, Councillor Judith Hannan said, “I am honoured to be taking on the role of Mayor for the next 2 years and am looking forward to getting down to work. I will be working hand in hand with Councillors and Council staff to build bridges both physically and metaphorically. I want to hear from all Councillors, candidates from the recent election and the wider community on their ideas on how to make Wollondilly a better place to live for all”.
Deputy Mayor, Councillor Robert Khan said he is looking forward to working with the new Mayor and the rest of Council.
Councillor Simon Landow reflected on his term as Mayor, saying “It has been an honour to serve my community as Mayor over the past year and I am very proud of what we have achieved during such a challenging time. I am looking forward to working with the new Council over the next 4 years”. Cr Landow also thanked his family for the support given to him while being Mayor of Wollondilly.