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Six Dubbo Regional Council Councillors call for mayor Ben Shields to resign

Zaarkacha Marlan
By Zaarkacha Marlan
Updated March 31 2021 - 10:19am, first published 2:22am
ELECTED: Dubbo Regional Council councillors when they were elected in 2017. Six of them have now called for the mayor to resign. Photo: FILE.

Dubbo Regional Council mayor Ben Shields will take indefinite medical leave, effective immediately, with deputy mayor Stephen Lawrence to step into the mayoral role.

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Zaarkacha Marlan

Court and crime reporter at the Daily Liberal. Formerly the sole journalist for the Nyngan Observer, Narromine News and Trangie Advocate. Get in touch via z.marlan@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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