THE Fraser Coast Regional Council's first meeting will be held on Monday morning.

It will begin at 9.30am at the Maryborough City Hall where Mayor Chris Loft will lead the meeting for the first time.

Each councillor will also be sworn in before friends and family in the gallery.

Maryborough City Hall
Maryborough City Hall Robyne Cuerel

Division five councillor Rolf Light last week announced he would stand against division 10 councillor George Seymour for deputy mayor.

Cr Seymour is expected to win 6-5.

What is the one promise you would like to see the new council deliver? Join the conversation and tell us below. 



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