The Quest goes on – City of Bayswater

I’m on a quest to visit every local government council meeting in the Perth metropolitan area. There are 29. On each expedition I will write about what I find. The sixth expedition on my quest was the City of Bayswater The Mayor was impressive in his opening of the meeting with the acknowledgement of country […]

The Quest heads north – City of Wanneroo

I’m on a quest to visit every local government council meeting in the Perth metropolitan area. There are 29. On each expedition I will write about what I find. The fifth expedition on my quest was the City of Wanneroo. The Mayor of Wanneroo is Tracey Roberts and she ran a tight meeting. She is […]

The Quest continues – City of Armadale

I’m on a quest to visit every local government council meeting in the Perth metropolitan area. There are 29. On each expedition I will write about what I find. The fourth expedition on my quest was the City of Armadale The latest – City of Armadale – 560 sq kms  Population: 98K  Revenue: $136m Staff: […]

The third expedition on my Local Government quest

I’m on a quest to visit every local government council meeting in the Perth metropolitan area. There are 29. On each expedition I will write about what I find. The third expedition on my quest was the City of Swan 15 councillors – Mayor elected by the councillors. A very large area – 1042 sq […]

The second expedition on my Local Government quest

I’m on a quest to visit every local government council meeting in the Perth metropolitan area. There are 29. On each expedition I will write about what I find. The second expedition on my quest was the Town of Cambridge. The Mayor, Keri Shannon, is a lawyer and it showed – in a good way. […]

The first expedition on my Local Government quest

I’m on a quest to visit every local government council meeting in the Perth metropolitan area. There are 29. On each expedition I will write about what I find. The first expedition on my quest was the Town of Claremont. The meeting was efficient and effective and included the adoption of the budget. The most […]