Image Upload

File size must be less than 500kb

File types (jpg, png, gif)






councillor-takes-absence

Councillor out of action

Councillor out of action

Glenelg Shire Council

A councillor of the Glenelg Shire Council will not be allowed to perform his duties or sit in on the next two meetings due to alleged inappropriate behaviour.

The Shire received a complaint from a member of the public about Councillor Alistair McDonald’s behaviour at a recent event.

That complaint was made against Councillor McDonald under the Councillor Code of Conduct and was dealt with by an independent arbiter who delivered the following findings.

Article continues below

Failing to treat a member of the community with dignity taking all reasonable steps to ensure that neither offence nor embarrassment are caused.

Acting in a way that may damage Council and failing to exercise reasonable care and diligence.

Councillor McDonald agreed to the period of absence

The Latest

Join Us

Streaming