GAWLER Mayor Karen Redman has defended a $10,000 increase to the Local Government Association’s (LGA) overall board member allowances as “not excessive” and reflective of recent changes made to the board’s structure.
GAWLER Council finished with a $515,000 operating surplus for the 2017/18 financial year, according to financial statements adopted by councillors at their meeting last week.
GAWLER Mayor Karen Redman and incumbent councillor Merilyn Nicolson have, respectively, donated two paintings of Gawler icon Max Fatchen to council, to be displayed at the new Gawler Civic Centre.
GAWLER Mayor Karen Redman and incumbent Deputy Mayor Ian Tooley doubled down on their respective accusations of bullying and harassment against one another during a heated final council meeting for the 2014-18 electoral term.
GAWLER Mayor Karen Redman and Deputy Mayor Ian Tooley have traded separate accusations of bullying and harassment, with the former describing one confrontation between the pair as “dangerous”.
THE Remuneration Tribunal of South Australia has signed off on the allowances for council elected members for the next four years.
GAWLER Mayor Karen Redman says recent comments made by former State Transport and Infrastructure Minister Stephen Mullighan over her council’s handling of the Gawler East link road (GELR) project are “disappointing”.
MOTIONS decided on by a councillor who was later found to have had a conflict of interest in relation to the matter are still valid, but can be reviewed, the state’s Ombudsman has confirmed.