Announcement of Deputy Mayor

Burnie City Council held a Special Council Meeting this evening to elect a new Deputy Mayor. The position became available after former Deputy Mayor Alvwyn Boyd was elected as Mayor earlier this month.

As a result, Alderman Sandra French AM has been elected as Deputy Mayor until the 2018 ordinary election.

Alderman French AM was first elected to Council as Alderman in March 1985. She was elected as the first female Mayor in March 1991 to October 1996. Alderman French also served as Deputy Mayor from March 1987 to April 1989, March 1990 to March 1991, and again from October 2011 to October 2014.

For further information please contact

Communications Officer
Burnie City Council
03 6430 5716 or 0448 568 728