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Presentation to Byron Shire Council regarding its proposed Ethical Buying Policy PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 01 March 2006 07:33
Yesterday I addressed Byron Shire Council, where the Green mayor - Jan Barham - had proposed ( agenda item for the motion) the creation of an ethical purchasing policy, after the bad publicity generated by awarding a sewage upgrade contract to Kellogg Brown and Root. The motion was passed 8:1 after much debate with only Cr Tucker objecting. My address, with links to the sources of the material I quote, follows ....