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Councils to resign in protest

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Saturday 16 January 1926, The Sydney Morning Herald

THE COUNCILS.

SUGGESTED FORM OF PROTEST. SIMULTANEOUS RESIGNATION.

ARMIDALE, Friday.

It was unanimously decided at the Dumaresq Shire Council’s meeting yesterday that if the Government proposal to dissolve the councils at the end of the year was carried into effect it should be a recommendation to the Local Government Association that all councils should resign. Councillor Wright, in moving the resolution, said that the Government’s action was one of political expediency, and should be strongly opposed.

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