Gawler Community Plan 2014-2024 - page 26

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heelectedmembersof
Council arechosenby
thecommunity as leaders
toadvocateandmake
decisions for thegreater
goodof thecommunity.
Councillorsprovide theconnection
betweenCouncil and thecommunity.
Council staff are responsible for the
delivery of quality services, infrastructure
and facilities to thecommunity. This is
achieved through thedevelopment of
strategies, policies andbudgets that
reflect community needs, capacity and
aspirations.
Gawler Council aspires is tobean
organisationof excellenceandone that
isprofessional, transparent, prudent
andcredible to the local community and
external organisations, key stakeholders
andcommunities. This is achieved
through soundgovernanceprocesses
andeffectivecommunicationbetween the
community, electedmembers andcouncil
administrators.
Planningnew services and facilities for
thegrowingcommunity is apriority for
Gawler Council. Effectiveandongoing
engagementwith theGawler community
will ensure this iswell managed,
appropriateand timely. Council recognises
that theGawler communitywants tobe
actively consultedandengaged inmajor
strategicplanninganddecision-making
that impacts them, their families and
friends.
Local governmenthas
an important role to
play inbuilding the
community.Many
aspectsofpeoples’
livesandbusinessare
directlyor indirectly
influencedby the
servicesGawler
Council provides.
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