The Ombudsman received a complaint that council for the Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands discussed reassignment of the Chief Administrative Officer’s duties during a closed meeting held on April 18, 2016. The Ombudsman found that the discussion fit within the exception for personal matters about an identifiable individual, but cautioned that council’s resolution to proceed in camera should provide more information about the subjects to be discussed in closed session.

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