Division in Mount Isa council over mayor's refusal to back rate rise

Samantha Campbell
By Samantha Campbell
Updated May 20 2022 - 1:21am, first published 1:00am
Mount Isa City councillors have called out Mayor Danielle Slade (right) about her comments to local media. Photo: file.

The Mount Isa City Council is divided over the draft budget after the mayor refused to back a 6 per cent rate rise.

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Samantha Campbell

Samantha Campbell

Senior Journalist

Samantha Campbell (nee Walton) has worked for regional and rural publications across News South Wales, Queensland and the Northern Territory and is currently the senior journalist at the North West Star in Mount Isa. Sam enjoys family life on their cattle station with her husband and two kids and competes in local campdraft and rodeo events. Email: samantha.campbell@austcommunitymedia.com.au