On May 7th 2015, Gordon Oliver was elected Mayor of Torbay by a majority of 621 votes
GORDON is working with the re-elected and new Conservative ward candidates to forming an experienced and knowledgeable Conservative Team to take Torbay forward.
Gordon Oliver and his team have been chosen by voters in Torbay to lead Torbay ahead for the next four years.
Gordon was born educated and trained in Torbay, his whole career being in local business mostly running a property management and estate agency business. He has been actively involved in local business and voluntary organisations throughout his life and has a passionate interest in the history of Torbay.
For many years Gordon represented Torbay on Devon County Council gaining a wealth of valuable Local Government experience in senior Council appointments.
With this team of Conservative Councillors he will deliver his “Conservative Promise” to the voters of Torbay, to provide:
§ Value for Money
§ Sympathetic Regeneration
§ A Boost to Local Employment
§ A Cleaner, Greener Bay
§ Safety in the Bay
Gordon has made two personal pledges to the people of Torbay,
To use half of the mayoral remuneration to create a £30,000 fund to provide grants to voluntary organisations - supporting the Big Society.
Change the Mayoral system to be more transparent and democratic
“ I believe passionately in Community involvement and see this as the way forward to ensure local people are involved in local matters”
A MAYOR WHO HAS TORBAY AT HEART
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