Richmond Valley councillor Robert Mustow is the new chair of Rous Water.
Richmond Valley councillor Robert Mustow is the new chair of Rous Water.

Robert Mustow elected unopposed as new Rous Water chairman

RICHMOND Valley councillor, Robert Mustow, is the new chairman of Rous Water.

He replaces Ballina councillor Sue Meehan, who held the role for two years, and he said he was looking forward to the challenges.

Cr Mustow was elected unopposed to the chair's position.

Byron Shire councillor Diane Woods remains as deputy chair.

The Rous Water council is made up of nominees from the Ballina, Byron, Lismore and Richmond Valley councils, with each council nominating two councillors each to represent their areas.

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