Council Meeting 26 June 2018

Opening:¬†Mayor opens with Acknowledgement of Traditional Owners Apologies: No apologies Confirmation of Minutes: Ordinary Meeting of Council held on Tuesday, 12 June 2018 No objection. Minutes confirmed. Declarations of Conflict of Interest Cr Nation has an indirect 12.1 conflicting duty. Cr Marshall seeks leave – but can’t hear dates and no vote. But Mayor returns…

Council meeting agenda 26 June

There are some significant items on this week’s Council agenda:
– the Budget
– MV2040
– a new MSS in the Planning Scheme
– contracting out major aged care services
– councillor reimbursement policy … and more.

What’s a ‘nuisance’?

Moonee Valley councillors have denied new local laws ban ‘begging’ despite a council officer report stating the 2018 General Local Laws prohibit begging within the municipality.

Council Meeting June 12

I’ve asked some questions of council today and have been left very confused about what exactly Moonee Valley is proposing with respect to begging and on-street charity “spruiking” and collecting.
I look forward to being enlightened as I sit at home tonight and watch the meeting via live streaming.