A “code of conduct” is on the way for all citizen appointees to city boards and subcommittees.
As expected, city council has approved a motion to have staff author such a policy.
Mayor Eisenberger had promised to take the action after a committee of adjustment member displayed a Trump “Make America Great Again” hat during a recent meeting. Dave Serwatuk has since issued an apology.
The mayor stresses any “political statement” would have been inappropriate, whether a “Hillary hat or an NDP hat or a Liberal hat or a Conservative hat”.