15 May 2023

Gore community board chair blames council staff for conflict

From Checkpoint, 5:11 pm on 15 May 2023

A community board chair says she's seen Gore District Council staff behave unprofessionally towards Mayor Ben Bell, and they've been less than helpful to the community board as well.

Nicky Coats is one of many voices saying the council will achieve very little - other than creating further disharmony - by voting on a motion of no confidence.

in the 24-year-old mayor tomorrow.

Our Otago-Southland reporter, Timothy Brown, has more.