The 2021 Sunshine List is Out!

It is that time of year again where we get to see who has made the Sunshine list here in Cobourg. 

The Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act requires organizations that receive public funding from the Province of Ontario to make public, by March 31 each year, the names, positions, salaries and total taxable benefits of employees paid $100,000 or more in the previous calendar year.

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Role of Staff in Municipal Government

There was recently a radio program hosted by a professor on “the proper balance in municipal government”

During his career the professor had worked on both sides: first as a staff member – where he referred to the office of the elected official as “the dark side” – and then as an elected member of Council where he could see the other reality.

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