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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