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Matthew Balfour has joined the Kent County Council Cabinet as Cabinet Member for Environment & Transport.

In this wide-ranging and powerful role, Matthew becomes one of the most influential voices at KCC taking on the brief for roads, planning and environment. He joins the 10-member KCC Cabinet presided over by longstanding KCC leader Paul Carter.

Matthew was previously Deputy Cabinet Member to David Brazier who resigned earlier this week.