Organisers say they’ve had a very strong response from the candidates for Thursday’s Meet the Candidates forum at Mullumbimby Ex-Services Club ahead of the upcoming Byron Shire Council elections, with 22 due to take part.
Your mission, if you should choose to accept it, is to familiarise yourself with the Byron Shire Council candidates over the next three weeks and make your vote count on September 10. Vote like the health of the Shire depends upon it.
Kingscliff property developer Gales Holgins is seeking to increase truck movements by bringing in fill from the M1 road works rather than using fill from the development site. But Kingscliff Ratepayers and Progress Association say that the impact on residents and business is too high a cost to pay.