Archive for July, 2009

Council Meeting 28 July 2009

Posted: July 27, 2009 by admin in Uncategorized

There’s quite a large agenda for the July meeting of the Council. The five reports which I think are most interesting this month are; Landcare proposals for the coming year The proposals include: a. Newstead Pond Bushcare – Control of Noxious and Environmental Weeds; b. Long Beach Landcare – Karana Close, Weed Eradication and Revegetation; […]

Council gets a wake up call.

Posted: July 19, 2009 by admin in Uncategorized

If the Council heeds the wake up call, and Mayor Thompson is right that we do have new management in the Council, we could find that we have a vibrant future ahead of us. There may be some fireworks, but they are colourful and give illumination; there may be disagreement, but that means that we hear and can evaluate different points of view. We will also see innovation, a willingness to find common solutions. I hope the Council is under new management and that we will see the mayor and senior council staff looking to improve their communications with the people that they serve.