Kevin Stewart MSP is Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planning. Kevin is a born and bred Aberdonian and served as a local councillor in the city for thirteen years. Whilst serving as a councillor, Kevin was the Depute Leader of Aberdeen City Council, chaired the Finance and Resources Committee and NESTRANS, the Regional Transport Partnership. His proudest achievement during that time was serving as the chair of the 3Rs Board, which delivered ten new schools for the city.
Kevin has been the MSP for Aberdeen Central since 2011, and was made a government minister in 2016. Kevin’s role within government includes housing, local government, planning, building standards, Business Improvement Districts, homelessness, and fuel poverty.
Kevin has a keen interest in the history of Aberdeen and at his instigation; the city has its own statue of Robert the Bruce, to commemorate the granting of the Freedom Lands to Aberdeen, which led to the Common Good Fund.
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