City of Hamilton

City of Hamilton

July 4, 2019

4 July, 2019

The Ombudsman received a complaint that a vote by the City of Hamilton’s Selection Committee during a March 1, 2019 closed meeting was not permitted by the open meeting rules.

The Ombudsman received a complaint that a vote by the City of Hamilton’s Selection Committee during a March 1, 2019 closed meeting was not permitted by the open meeting rules. During the closed meeting, the committee voted to direct staff to bring a recommendation forward at a future council meeting. As the vote was a direction to staff, it was permitted by the open meeting rules.

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