Pioneer of Year named

Cockburn Gazette - - NEAR YOU -

THE Town of East Fre­man­tle has named its Pioneer of the Year. Mar­jorie Green moved to the area in 1926 and was the first woman to be elected to the coun­cil. She served from 1974 to 1985, tak­ing up the deputy mayor po­si­tion and sit­ting on a num­ber of coun­cil com­mit­tees. She was also recog­nised for her ser­vice with an Or­der of Aus­tralia in 1982.

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