Voters asked if they want council cut

Toodyay’s current nine-member shire council (former Cr Ben Bell absent).

Michael Sinclair-Jones

TOODYAY voters are being asked if they want to cut the size of their shire council from nine to seven members.

Councillors voted 8-0 last month to advertise a review of councillor numbers in line with WA Government reforms which are expected to be introduced into State Parliament before the end of this year.

Toodyay currently has eight sitting members after former Cr Ben Bell resigned his seat at the end of January, leaving 20 months of his four-year term left to serve.

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