Inaugural Ceremony 2014

The first meeting of White Rock's new City Council took place on Monday 1 December with new Councillors David Chesney, Megan Knight and Lynne Sinclair taking the oath of office along with incumbents Helen Fathers, Bill Lawrence and Grant Meyer.

In his inaugural speech, incumbent Mayor Wayne Baldwin addressed planning and development and the sustainable growth rate in the City, rail safety, public safety, fiscal responsibility, and the potential purchase of the water utility in White Rock. 

Read the full speech and view a short photo gallery from the ceremony.