Deputy Mayor election and conference on Council’s January agenda

Kempsey Shire Council

Council chambers sign

The first Ordinary Meeting of Council for this term will be held in Council Chambers from 9am on Tuesday 25 January.

Among the agenda items for consideration by Council is the election of the Deputy Mayor, allocating the voting delegates for Local Government New South Wales Special Conference and appointing members to the General Manager’s Performance Review Panel.

For a full outline of the meeting and the discussion points, please refer to the Agenda and Business Papers. Council Meetings are livestreamed.

Election of Deputy Mayor

A member of Council will be elected as Deputy Mayor by open voting and will serve this position until September 2022.

Allocation of voting delegates for Local Government New South Wales Special Conference

Council will decide who will attend Local Government NSW’s Special Conference in Sydney from Monday 28 February to Wednesday 2 March 2022.

The conference focusses on how Council’s can drive locally led employment and economic recovery particularly with the difficulties posed by the pandemic. The Councillors attending can vote on items on behalf of Council.

Appoint Councillors to the General Manager’s Performance Review Panel

The General Manager’s Performance Review Panel will need to be appointed prior to the February Council Meeting. Council will consider the appointment of the Mayor, Deputy mayor and one other Councillor to the General Manager’s Performance Review Panel.

Reports

The full list of reports being considered in open session is as follows:

  • 9.1 ELECTION OF DEPUTY MAYOR
  • 9.2 SELECTION OF VOTING DELEGATES FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT NEW SOUTH WALES SPECIALCONFERENCE
  • 9.3 APPOINTMENT OF COUNCILLORS TO GENERAL MANAGERS PERFORMANCE REVIEW PANEL
  • 9.4 COUNTBACK BY-ELECTIONS
  • 9.5 STATEMENT OF CASH AND INVESTMENTS – NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER 2021

Have your say

Before each ordinary meeting, Council holds a public forum to hear from members of the community about items on its business agenda. Public forums may also be held before extraordinary Council meetings and Council committee meetings.

Applications to speak at the Public Forum close at noon on Friday. If you wish to address Council, go can apply to speak at a public forum.

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