Sustainability Group talking to council hopefuls
DOUGLAS Shire Sustainability Group are taking an active role in the upcoming Douglas Shire Council, approaching candidates for their views on sustianability.
DSSG formed to protect the environment and promote sustainable development, and w i l l be lodging a questionnaire the candidates after nominations close on October 17.
Results will be presented at a forum at the Port Douglas Evacuation Centre on October 28 and at the Mossman Shire Hall on October 30, both at 6pm.
The aim behind the questionnaire is for residents and rate payer of the Douglas Shire to understand the views of potential councillors around sustainability of tourism and agricultural industries.