Mayor in Can­berra to meet min­is­ters

Whitsunday Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

WHIT­SUN­DAY mayor Jennifer Whit­ney has been in Can­berra this week, for meet­ings with seven federal min­is­ters in­clud­ing Aus­tralia’s deputy Prime Min­is­ter War­ren Truss.

Cr Whit­ney was part of a del­e­ga­tion from the Whit­sun­day Re­gion of Coun­cils (ROC), along­side may­ors Deirdre Comer­ford and Anne Baker, from the Mackay and Isaac coun­cils re­spec­tively.

The pur­pose of the may­ors’ visit was to dis­cuss the on­go­ing growth op­por­tu­ni­ties and in­vest­ment in in­fra­struc­ture re­quired for the re­gion as a whole.

Cr Whit­ney is ex­pected to re­turn to the re­gion to­day.

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