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Councillor Anna Reynolds

Councillor Anna Reynolds

The Right Honourable, the Lord Mayor of Hobart and Global Covenant of Mayors Oceania Board member - City of Hobart

Bio

Councillor Anna Reynolds was elected Lord Mayor of Hobart in November 2018. She is also a board member of the Global Covenant of Mayors (GCoM) for cities in Oceania.Under Mayor Reynolds’ leadership, Hobart has committed to becoming a zero-emissions city. The Council has already reduced emissions 87% below 2000 levels and will reduce its emissions by a further 20%. The City of Hobart will also achieve 100% net renewable electricity by 2040 and will work collaboratively with residents and businesses over the next two years to set a city-wide zero emissions target. Hobart also has a target to see zero waste going into landfill by 2030.Lord Mayor Reynolds is also an ICLEI Regional Executive Committee member and GCoM Oceania Committee member, providing expertise and guidance to ICLEI and GCoM’s regional activities.