Council considered a report which sought approval for the appointment to one of the Council’s Statutory Roles, the Section 151 Officer.
The Chairman of the Governance and Audit Committee, paid tribute to the outgoing Section 151 who was present in the Chamber, speaking of her excellent service to the Council, and the leadership she had shown through her work with Committees. Members expressed sincere appreciation and good wishes to Mrs Bircumshaw on her retirement.
Mrs Bircumshaw, in return, addressed Council reflecting on her years in Local Government, wishing West Lindsey and all who served it well for the future.
Following a round of applause it was: -
RESOLVED that Emma Foy be formally appointed as Section 151 Officer with effect from 1 June 2022.