For your information, RBF has provided links to recent stories in the media about the Mayor of Ryde, the Acting General Manager, and other issues:
Daily Telegraph, 28 August 2013 – Ryde mayor Petch says he won’t step down but will not seek reelection and Northern District Times, 28 August 2013 – Ryde Mayor Petch says he won’t step down, but will not seek re-election
The Weekly Times, 28 August 2013 – Now Council’s Stand-in GM Resigns.
Northern District Times, 27 August 2013 – Call for Ryde’s Mayoral Ballot to be Postponed until ICAC reveals findings.
Daily Telegraph, 22 August 2013 – Acting GM Danielle Dickson Resigns for position at Gosford Council.
Local Government News, 22 August 2013 – Ryde Acting General Manager Resigns.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 August 2013 – Call for State to Take Up Ryde Affairs.
The Sydney Morning Herald, 19 August 2013 – Lobbyist Caught up in Ryde enquiry.
Local Government News, 15 August 2013 – Ryde Council addresses issues raised in ICAC hearing. This item was based on the City of Ryde’s news release: ICAC Hearing.
The hearing for the investigation into activities in the City of Ryde is currently stalled indefinitely pending the health of one of four remaining witnesses to give evidence to the ICAC.
Visit the ICAC investigation page here.