Uckfield District Councillor Claire Dowling has been appointed the Lead Member for Transport and Environment on East Sussex County Council.
The appointment was made at a recent cabinet meeting of the council in Lewes.
Strategy and Policy for all Transport and Environmental matters, and principal service area responsibilities are:
· Operational services
· Planning and development control
· Transport strategy
· Environment and waste strategy
· And all ancillary activities.
Councillor Dowling represents Uckfield North with East Sussex County Council and is also a member of Wealden District Council respresenting Uckfield Newtown.