$1.79m boost for sport precinct

WA Premier Mark McGowan chats with local residents at a ‘meet-and-greet’ morning tea in the Toodyay Memorial Hall last month.

Premier in Toodyay to announce construction jobs

By Michael Sincair-Jones

WA PREMIER Mark McGowan has announced two State grants totalling $1.79 million to help build new sports facilities next to a long-awaited public swimming pool on shire land near Toodyay District High School.

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No new contract for Shire CEO

Council leadership split as shire president loses bid to retain CEO

TOODYAY will get a new shire chief executive officer later this year after councillors voted 5-4 last month not to re-employ current CEO Stan Scott (left) when his five-year contract expires on July 22.

The decision was carried by an absolute majority at a special council meeting in which Shire President Brian Rayner (right) and Deputy President Therese Chitty twice voted against each over whether Mr Scott should be allowed to keep the shire’s top job.

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