At the last council meeting the notice of motion that was proposed at the Special Electors meeting . The Ratepayer Electors of this Special meeting of the Shire of Chittering demand that the agreements regarding the Lower Chittering Sport and Community Facility made between the Shire Council and the owners of the Immaculate Heart College, be presented to the Minister of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and to the Department ot Treasury WA for their opinions on the legality or otherwise on the proposed agreement, and also furthermore no contracts to be signed off and the seal of the Shire of Chittering not applied until after the Local Council elections to be held in October 2019. Although this was on the agenda for the council meeting, Councilor's Huston , Ross, Tilbury and Osborn voted against this motion to be tabled and discussed, what did they have to fear or hide from the Ratepayers.
Their is a Select Committee into Local Government by the Legislative Council, the committee is made up of the following members
Chairman Hon. Simon O'Brien MLC
Deputy Chairman Hon. Laurie Graham MLC
Members Hon. Martin Aldridge MLC. Hon. Diane Evers MLC. Hon Charles Smith MLC
The select committee is to inquire into how well the system of local government is functioning in Western Australia, and shall report back by no later than 12 months. 6/07/2019