Local government or bureaucratic symbolism?

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One of the great things about our federal system is that local governments ensure local issues are dealt with by political representatives who are closest to the people. But recent fires and floods are proving that council amalgamations have replaced political representation with bureaucratic symbolism that is not meeting local expectations.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Specialist publicationThe Spectator Australia
Publication statusPublished - 22 Nov 2022


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