PLANTAGENET shire CEO Rob Stewart and councillor Brett Bell recently received awards at the WA Local Government Association 2019 State congress.
Mr Stewart won a Distinguished Officer award and Cr Bell was awarded for long and loyal service.
In acknowledging his award Mr Stewart said that his local government career started in New South Wales in 1972. Apart from some time studying and working in the private sector his local government career spans 43 years – 30 of those at CEO level. “I have had the good fortune to be surrounded by great councillors, diligent and well qualified staff, and a supportive community,” Mr Stewart said.
Cr Bell’s award was accepted on his behalf by Plantagenet shire president Chris Pavlovich, as Cr Bell was overseas on a motorcycling holiday.