Councillors pick new deputy mayor
Councillor Al Hayward is the new deputy mayor of Iqaluit after a secret ballot vote at a council meeting Nov. 28.
Hayward replaces Coun. Glenn Williams, who lost his bid for another term as deputy mayor. Williams served three terms as a councillor, and two years as deputy mayor.
Mayor Elisapee Sheutiapik thanked Williams for his past service as deputy mayor.
Council also approved a motion by former mayor and current councillor Jimmy Kilabuk that the deputy’s term be renewed annually.