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Unprecedented political interference into Waverley Mayor’s code of conduct breach

The Office of Local Government has inappropriately intervened in Waverley Mayor Sally Betts code of conduct breach, with the secret letter confirming that Acting Chief Executive Tim Hurst has gone to extraordinary measures to protect Mayor Betts. 9.6 the model code of conduct specifies Office of Local Government’s role is to review whether the investigation […]

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Councillor found guilty of criticising fellow councillors

Gosford City Greens Councillor Peter Freewater has been found to have breached the council’s ‘Code of Conduct’ policy for publically criticising decisions made by the majority of councillors. As reported in the Sydney Morning Herald With the NSW government currently reviewing the Model Code of Conduct ahead of the September 2012 local government elections, Clr […]

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