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Cllr Ian Ward was elected as Isle of Wight councillor for Sandown in May 2013.
He was elected as Chairman of the Isle of Wight council in 2013.
He served two terms in this position.
He became Executive member for Transport and infrastructure (including car parking) in January 2017.
There will be a bunch of new things appearing in Newport next week in anticipation of the shops re-opening
Thursday, 4th June, 2020 10:05am
By IW Council Press Office with 9 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight council say a number of important factors were considered in making the decision to start charging for parking again
Tuesday, 2nd June, 2020 6:07pm
By IW Council Press Office with one comment
The new £2bn Government package includes new statutory guidance which instructs councils to reallocate road space for significantly-increased numbers of cyclists and pedestrians
Monday, 18th May, 2020 3:03pm
By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments
If the plans are implemented it will lead to a transformation in volumes of cycling and walking in Newport and Ryde, says the Isle of Wight council
Monday, 27th April, 2020 10:52am
By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 7 readers' comments
Some good news for the over 65s
Friday, 20th March, 2020 4:16pm
By IW Council Press Office with 2 readers' comments
Residents are concerned that land dear to the hearts of locals and visitors - and rich in heritage - will form part of the deal for a new investment partner. OnTheWight sought reassurance from the council
Thursday, 27th February, 2020 5:39pm
By Sally Perry with 12 readers' comments
After waiting 26 days for answers about cuts to concessionary travel scheme, Cllr Ward provides this bare-bone response
Cameron says having to wait three weeks for one of the most bare-boned responses he's received brings the council's professionalism into question
Monday, 10th February, 2020 12:48pm
By Sally Perry with 11 readers' comments
30 minute parking on Newport High Street is to be reintroduced for what the council call, "a convenient £1"
Wednesday, 5th February, 2020 4:59pm
By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments
There have been 502,000 fewer car trips on the Isle of Wight in last two years, say council (updated)
The council say over 500,000 car trips have been saved since the start of the 'active travel programme' aimed at promoting sustainable modes and reducing car use on the Island
Tuesday, 4th February, 2020 12:48pm
By IW Council Press Office with 13 readers' comments
If you are a bus, rail or road user, this comprehensive report from the recent meeting of the Bus and Rail Users' Group should be of interest
Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 1:52pm
By Stuart George with 8 readers' comments