Town of Midland

Town of Midland

February 19, 2014

19 February, 2014

The Ombudsman found that council's July 22, 2013 discussion of a Council member's request for indemnification for legal fees incurred as a Police Services Board member did not qualify for closed meeting consideration under the open meeting exceptions as the subject matter pertained to the Council member's activities in his professional role and the invoice considered did not reveal any privileged communications between solicitor and client. 

The Ombudsman found that the Town of Midland council's July 22, 2013 discussion of a council member's request for indemnification for legal fees incurred as a Police Services Board member did not qualify for closed meeting consideration under the open meeting exceptions as the subject matter pertained to the council member's activities in his professional role and the invoice considered did not reveal any privileged communications between solicitor and client.  

 

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