The first meeting of the new Argyll and Bute Council, following the elections of 4 May, took place today (Thursday 18 May 2017) in the Council Chambers, Kilmory, Lochgilphead.
The following were elected:
Provost: Councillor Len Scoullar
Depute Provost: Councillor Roddy McCuish
Council Leader: Councillor Aileen Morton
Depute Leader: Councillor Gary Mulvaney
Policy Lead for Corporate Services: Councillor Rory Colville
Policy Lead for Communities, Housing, Islands and Gaelic: Councillor Robin Currie
Policy Lead for Health and Social Care/Chair or Vice Chair of Integrated Joint Board: Councillor Kieron Green
Policy Lead for Planning and Regulatory Services: Councillor David Kinniburgh
Policy Lead for Roads and Amenity Services: Councillor Roddy McCuish
Policy Lead for Education: Councillor Yvonne McNeilly
Policy Lead for Economic Development: Councillor Aileen Morton
Policy Lead for Strategic Finance and Capital Regeneration Programme: Councillor Gary Mulvaney
The Composition of the Council was noted as follows: https://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/council-and-government/political-composition-council
Full details of the appointment of elected members to committees, and outside bodies and organisations, will shortly be available on the Council website.