Name: Kaye Sharples
Council: Tweed Shire
Town/city: Tweed Heads
Number of years in shire/LGA: 18 Years
Current councillor? No.
Clubs/sports/interests: reading, movies and gardening
Are you a member of a political party or an organised ‘ticket’? No.
Brief description: A Virgo.
2 What has motivated you to stand?
My immediate neighbours.
3 What is your vision for the shire/LGA?
A happier community.
4 In your opinion, how can council best balance the need for further residential development with the need to preserve the local environment?
By changing combative attitudes, opening up real community consultation and learning to work together.
5 What particular issues do you feel strongly about?
Total mainstream political party domination of our local democratic process unfortunately will swallow six out of the seven available council positions in the coming election.