Council to pay living Wage

Almost 300 Council staff, 19 of them are being paid less than the living wage which is currently $21.15
I want Council to set the example and pay as minimum the living wage… the first District Council that would be doing so.

Spending local – no brainer – why wouldnt you???

A directory with all local businesses and groups featured helps residents to Support, Shop and Eat Local…

How can people support local if they dont know whats there…Localised marketing is far more effecient and with successful businesses comes increased staff numbers, which in turn encourages more businesses to set up locally.

Buying locally is playing your part for the enviornment.Buying locally means any dollar spent is multiplied by 5 as it becomes a circular economy.

I want to see Council to do the same, Support local… they are the largest spender…make that spending local

Marketing district costs $630,000

Marketing the district, showcasing what the area has ensures business growth and more jobs for locals. This is a competitive market…it needs to be done so well.

With thousands of people driving past, having an effective website with quality information is crucial to pulling the spending public off the motorway….to come visit our towns
I want to see the $630, 000 spent more effeciently…
A website that will promote the district, showcasing the points of difference, something we are paying for yet its not being achieved.
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