FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – At the beginning of the Peace River Regional District meeting this morning, the first order of business was to elect a new Chair and Vice-Chair of the Peace Regional District Board for 2017.
Fort St. John Mayor Lori Ackerman nominated Director Don McPherson for Chair. It was seconded by Director Rob Fraser, who is the mayor of Taylor.
The second nominee was Director Brad Sperling. He was nominated by Director Dan Rose. It was seconded by Director Leonard Hiebert.
The vote was taken and Director Brad Sperling was nominated as Chair of the Regional District Board for 2017.
The Vice Chair only saw one nomination. Director Brad Sperling nominated Director Dan Rose. That was seconded by Director Karen Goodings. There were no other nominations and Director Rose was chosen as Vice Chair of the Regional District Board for 2017.