Brownbill Ward residents will get the chance to connect
with their local councillors, when the Community Focus council meeting is held
in Whittington on Tuesday 13 August at 7:00pm.
The City is also holding a free meet-and-greet BBQ
beforehand at 6:00pm, to give residents the opportunity to speak with
The BBQ and council meeting will be held at the Bellarine
Living and Learning Centre on 20 Worden Court in Whittington.
The meeting will begin with a snapshot of local projects
from Brownbill Ward Councillor and Deputy Mayor Peter Murrihy, Councillor Eddy
Kontelj and Councillor Sarah Mansfield.
The Whittington meeting supports our commitment to
being accessible by offering residents around the region an opportunity to
attend meetings in convenient locations.
It follows previous Community Focus council meetings this
year in Drysdale, Anakie, Hamlyn Heights, Belmont, Corio and Indented Head.
Deputy Mayor Peter Murrihy - Brownbill Ward
Councillors have really enjoyed visiting
different locations in the region, as council continues its focus on making council
meetings accessible to all and transparent.
The Community Focus council meetings are
also a fantastic chance for residents to get an update from ward councillors on
what’s happening in their own backyard, with a presentation at the beginning of
Councillor Eddy Kontelj - Brownbill Ward
I encourage residents from Whittington and
surrounding suburbs to come along next Tuesday for an informal chat at the free
BBQ before the council meeting.
This meet-and-greet is a great
opportunity for locals to raise any issues, but also get to know the
councillors representing the area.
Councillor Sarah Mansfield - Brownbill Ward
I’m looking forward to meeting with residents in my ward and hearing
about what’s important to them. Please feel free to say hello and bring up any
matters you might have on your mind.
These Community Focus council meetings give residents the chance to raise
issues and watch how council comes to its decisions, in a convenient location.