City welcomes new director
A NEW City of Bunbury director is hoping to continue advocating for Bunbury as he transitions into his position.
The City of Bunbury this week welcomed new planning and development services director Gary Barbour to the organisation.
His career has seen him work throughout the South West, including at Busselton, Donnybrook-Balingup and Bunbury.
Mr Barbour said he was eager to immerse himself in the new role.
“I am a passionate advocate for Bunbury and am thrilled to join the City of Bunbury and the executive leadership team,” Mr Barbour said.
Chief executive officer Mal Osborne welcomed Mr Barbour to the organisation and said he brought a wealth of knowledge.
“Gary is a great asset to the City of Bunbury and comes highly experienced in local government and private enterprise,” Mr Osborne said.
“He brings a wealth of knowledge to the planning and development services directorate and I look forward to working with him on the executive leadership team.”