Decision Maker: Council
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
The Mayor asked for nominations for the Office of Mayor for 2019/20.
Councillor S Taylor OBE CC nominated Councillor Simon Speller for the Office of Mayor.
The nomination was seconded by Councillor L Martin-Haugh.
There being no other nominations a vote was taken and it was RESOLVED that Councillor Simon Speller be elected as a Mayor for the 2019/20 Municipal Year. Councillor Speller then made the statutory declaration of office.
The Mayor announced that Bridy Speller would be the Mayoress for 2019/20.
In his speech the Mayor announced that, working with the Stevenage District Scouts, his charities for the year would be the Stevenage Community Trust; Stevenage and North Herts Child Contact Centres; Stevenage Haven for the Homeless; and Just Be a Child.
The Mayor then presented awards to the following Members:
· For 20 years’ service – Councillor G Snell
· For 35 years’ service – Councillor R Parker CC
· Life Vice-Presidents of Stevenage District Scouts – Councillors M Notley and L Chester
Publication date: 22/05/2019
Date of decision: 22/05/2019
Decided at meeting: 22/05/2019 - Council