Councillor Ash-Edwards elected as new Leader of Mid Sussex District Council
Conservative Councillor Jonathan Ash-Edwards was elected as the new Leader of Mid Sussex District Council at a meeting of full Council on Wednesday 22 May 2019.
The leadership position was vacant after former leader Garry Wall decided not stand for re-election to Mid Sussex District Council.
At the meeting, Councillor Judy Llewellwyn-Burke was appointed as Deputy Leader of the Council.
The following Cabinet Members were confirmed at the meeting:
Cabinet Member for Community - Councillor Norman Webster
Cabinet Member for Customer Service - Councillor Ruth de Mierre
Cabinet Member for Economic Growth - Councillor Stephen Hillier
Cabinet Member for Environment and Service Delivery - Councillor John Belsey
Cabinet Member for Housing and Planning - Councillor Andrew MacNaughton
Councillor Colin Trumble was elected as Chairman for the next civic year and Councillor Margaret Belsey was appointed as Vice Chairman.
For more information about council committees, meetings and decisions visit www.midsussex.gov.uk/constitution