Cr Ruth Gstrein Appointed Mayor Of Corangamite Shire
In a big day of council election news in the South West, the Corangamite Shire Council has appointed Cr Ruth Gstrein as Mayor for the next twelve months.
The appointment was made at the first meeting of council on Monday evening, which saw the newly elected council take their oath of office, set the Mayoral term, and elect a Mayor and Deputy Mayor.
Cr Jo Beard, herself a former mayor, will serve as deputy for the upcoming twelve month period.
The pair were joined in taking their oath of office by fellow councillors, Geraldine Conheady, Nick Cole, Laurie Hickey and Kate Makin.