It was quite a first day on the job.The new look Hanover council held its first meeting Wednesday. Reeve Stan Toews says it was a very full agenda but feels it was a good learning lesson for the new council. Council has named Bernie Stahn deputy reeve for the coming year. Stahn has only been on council 4 years but has more experience than any of the other newly elected councillors. Meantime, Toews has assigned portfolios for the coming year. Chair Bernie Stahn and Sonny Peters make up the finance, administration and risk management committee. Chair Clif Bakx and Paul Perreault make up the works, operations and heritage committee. And, Chair Henry Funk and Bob Brandt make up the planning, economic development and environmental services committee.