Councillor George Lyons

Ward: Kahuranaki

Post: Private Bag 9002 Hastings 4156 
Phone: 06 8797752 (home)
Phone: 0274 739544 (mobile)


George Lyons – Elected in October 2013 representing Kahuraniki Ward

Council Appointments


Economic Development and Urban Affairs Committee
Social and Cultural Development Committee
Finance and Monitoring Committee
Planning and Regulatory Committee (Chair)
Works and Services Committee
Hearings Committee (Chair)
Tenders Subcommittee
Opera House and Arts Precinct Subcommittee
Bylaws Working Party (Chair)
Temporary Road Closures Subcommittee (Deputy Chair)
Rating Review Working Party

Joint Committees

Tangata Whenua Wastewater Joint Committee
Maori Joint Committee
Heretaunga Plains Urban Development Strategy Implementation Committee

Other Appointments

HB Museums Trust
Rural Community Board
District Licensing Committee

Personal statement:

George farms near Bridge Pa and has been a Hastings District Councillor since 2103. He is one of the two council representatives for the rural wards in the district. A qualified mediator he also provides governance training and support for school boards of trustees and is currently chairman of the Kimi Ora school board in Flaxmere.