Gympie council names new deputy mayor
COUNCILLOR Hilary Smerdon has been named deputy mayor of Gympie's new council.
The Division 6 councillor was the only one nominated, and received unanimous support.
Mr Smerdon said he was grateful to be the choice and "will try to do my best".
The election of the deputy mayor was one of several housekeeping items on today's agenda, including dividing the portfolios among the new councillors.
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