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Council Meeting Dates

Council meetings form an integral part of the planning, policy and decision making process of Council.

Regular meetings of Council are deemed Ordinary Meetings. 'Special Meetings' of Council may also be called to enable it to discuss and decide upon specific matters, eg the Budget.

Meetings are held in the Council Chambers, 10 Furneaux Street, Cooktown, QLD 4895 (unless otherwise advertised) and are open to members of the public.

All Councillors attend Council meetings. The Chief Executive Officer and members of the Executive Leadership Team or relevant Council Officers also attend the meetings to provide information or advice when called upon by the Council.

There will be a Special Meeting at 9am on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at Council Chambers at 10 Furneaux Street, Cooktown. Business to be conducted will be the adoption of the 2019-20 Cook Shire Council Budget.

The following sets out the Council ordinary meeting dates for 2019.

January 23 Cooktown
February 20 Cooktown
March 20 Cooktown
April 17 Cooktown
May 22 Cooktown
June 19 Cooktown
July 22 Cooktown
August 21 Cooktown
September 18  Cooktown
October 23 Cooktown
November 25 Cooktown
December 18 Cooktown

The following sets out the Council Planning and Environment Standing Committee meeting dates for 2019.

These dates are tentative, as Planning and Environment Standing Committee meetings are only held when required. If there are no reports, the meetings will be cancelled.

February 8 Cooktown
March 8 Cooktown
CANCELLED April 5 Cooktown
CANCELLED May 10 Cooktown
CANCELLED June 7 Cooktown
CANCELLED July 5 Cooktown
CANCELLED August 9 Cooktown
September 6 Cooktown
CANCELLED October 11 Cooktown
November 8 Cooktown
CANCELLED December 6 Cooktown

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