Hanmer Springs Community Board
The Hanmer Springs Community Board is responsible for the Hanmer Springs Reserves and the Hanmer Springs Memorial Hall.
Every three years, five community representatives are elected by the community and a Council-appointed East Ward Councillor also has a seat on the Board. A chairperson is elected at the Board's first meeting after the triennial election. At this meeting various areas of responsibility are divided among the board members.
Community Board meetings are generally held on the fourth Monday of each month, at 1.00pm, in the Gallery at the Hanmer Springs Library, Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs.
Chairperson: Mary Holloway
Board Members: Shane Adcock (Deputy Chair), Bobby Harpur, Chris Hughey, Michael Malthus and Alice Stielow
Governance Advisor: Graham Sutherland
|Chair: Cr Mary Holloway
|Shane Adcock (Deputy Chair)
Phone 03 3157759
Community Boards are constituted under section 49 of the Local Government Act to:
- Represent and act as an advocate for the interests of their community.
- Consider and report on matters or issues of interest or referred by the council.
- Maintain an overview of services provided by the council in the community and to make an annual submission on expenditure.
- Communicate with their local community organisations and special interest groups.