Councillor Katie Milne failed to have a poll on CSG backed.
Councillor Katie Milne failed to have a poll on CSG backed.

Push for coal-seam poll defeated

TWEED Shire councillor Katie Milne put up a motion at Tuesday's meeting to have a poll at the next council meeting on coal seam gas in an effort to get community feedback.

Cr Milne also wanted to inform Division of Local Government, the Local Government and Shires Associations and Northern Rivers Regional Organisation of Councils of the Tweed Shire Council's intention to hold the poll.

The motion was defeated two-five with Cr Kevin Skinner supporting Cr Milne for the poll.



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