Waikato CDEM Joint Committee
The Joint Committee is a local government committee with one elected representative from each council. The role of the joint committee is to provide political oversight and governance to ensure that the functions and obligations of the Waikato Civil Defence Emergency Management Group are fulfilled.
The members of the Waikato CDEM Joint Committee are:
- Waikato Regional Council - Councillor Hugh Vercoe (Committee Chair)
- Hamilton City Council - Councillor Leo Tooman (Committee Deputy Chair)
- Hauraki District Council - Councillor Phillip Buckthought
- Matamata-Piako District Council - Mayor Jan Barnes
- Otorohanga District Council - Mayor Max Baxter
- South Waikato District Council - Councillor Thomas Lee
- Taupo District Council - Mayor David Trewavas
- Thames-Coromandel District Council - Councillor Rex Simpson
- Waikato District Council - Councillor Noel Smith
- Waipa District Council - Councillor Judy Bannon
- Waitomo District Council - Mayor Brian Hanna
You can read the committee's agendas and minutes.