Attendance call to be made

MOUNT Gambier City Council has discussed the merits of elected members phoning in to meetings, with the heated debate sparking a stern warning from Mayor Lynette Martin to remain respectful in the chamber.

Tuesday night’s meeting included debate around the fact a number of councillors had either joined non-compulsory committee meetings and workshops via telephone instead of physically attending, or had requested to, triggering a council report into elected member participation when not physically present.

The report


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