Meet the Board

The Tay Road Bridge Joint Board comprises of six councillors from Dundee City Council, five from Fife Council and one from Angus Council. The Board is responsible for the operation, management and maintenance of the bridge. Finance for operation, maintenance and repair of the Tay Road Bridge is provided direct from the Scottish Government. The Board appoints a Clerk, a Treasurer, an Engineer and a Bridge Manager to administer and manage its affairs.

Full meetings of the Tay Road Bridge Joint Board are generally held once every three months to discuss business and the papers and minutes of these meetings are published on this website.

Board Members

Position Name Council
Chair Cllr Lynne Short Dundee City Council
Vice Chair Cllr Jonny Tepp Fife Council
Member Depute Lord Provost Bill Campbell Dundee City Council
Member Cllr Stewart Hunter Dundee City Council
Member Cllr Fraser Macpherson Dundee City Council
Member Cllr George McIrvine Dundee City Council
Member Cllr Margaret Richardson Dundee City Council
Member Cllr Bill Connor Fife Council
Member Cllr John Docherty Fife Council
Member Cllr Andy Heer Fife Council
Member Cllr Brian Thomson Fife Council
Member Cllr Craig Fotheringham Angus Council

Board Officers

Clerk to the Board

 

Roger Mennie, LLB(Hons), DipLP
Head of Democratic and Legal Services
Dundee City Council

Engineer to the Board

 

Gary Brady, BEng (Hons), PGDip, CEng, FICE, MCIHT
Team Leader Bridges and Structures Team
Dundee City Council

Treasurer to the Board

 

Robert Emmott, BSc, CPFA
Director of Corporate Service
Dundee City Council

Bridge Manager

 

Alan Hutchison, BEng (Hons), MSc, CEng, FICE, MCIHT
Tay Road Bridge Joint Board