Councillor Ronnie Crawford (UUP) has been elected Mayor of the City of Lisburn at the Council’s Annual Meeting held on Monday 23rd June 2008.
Also elected on the day was Alderman Edwin Poots (DUP) who now begins his term as Deputy Mayor.
The Mayor was proposed for election by Alderman Ivan Davis and seconded by Alderman Edwin Poots.
The Deputy Mayor was proposed by Alderman Paul Porter and seconded by Alderman Ivan Davis.
Appointments to the Council’s Standing Committees were as follows:
Chairman Cllr Bill Gardiner-Watson
Vice Chairman Cllr Jonathan Craig
Chairman Cllr Paul Givan
Vice Chairman Cllr Peter O’Hagan
Chairman Ald Paul Porter
Vice Chairman Cllr Betty Campbell
Chairman Cllr Brian Heading
Vice Chairman Cllr David Archer
Chairman Cllr Allan Ewart
Vice Chairman Cllr Jennifer Palmer
Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Strategic Policy Committee will be agreed at a later date.