At today's Council meeting, the Central Desert Shire Council elected Cr Adrian Dixon as the Council's new Shire President. Outgoing Shire President, Cr Norbert Patrick, was elected as Deputy Shire President. Cr Adrian Dixon thanked the outgoing Shire President, Cr Patrick for his support over the previous two years. "I will work very hard to keep the Shire moving forward" Cr Dixon told Council.
The final results of the Local Government elections for Central Desert Shire Council and Macdonnell Shire Council will be confirmed at the declaration of polls which will take place at 10 a.m. Monday 2 April 2012 at the Central Desert Shire Council/Macdonnell Shire Council Chambers Office Gap Road.
People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply.
This position has a focus on operational and administrative support, building strong communication strategies, monitoring WH&S compliance and assisting in building the capacity of the Community Services teams. The ideal candidate will have:
The March 2012 newsletter is full of fun and showcases the wonderful talent presented as part of the Council's Concert in the Carpark. Read about the Council's returning Councillors and check out the Council's very own People of Australia Ambassador. There are stories from all around the Shire. Click the link below to download and read the newsletter.
This position is responsible for provision of project coordination in regard to the CDEP Youth and Adult Workforce Development Strategy. This program is being conducted in a variety of remote community locations within Central Desert Shire.
The Central Desert Shire is welcomes it new and returning Councillors. The nominations for council were announced on Friday 2nd March. In several wards the existing Councillors have been re-elected unopposed. The Councillors that will be standing for a second term are below: