Mayor Responds To Local Council Spending Scandal

Feb 13, 2018


Mayor Lorraine Rosenberg has distanced herself from a credit card spending scandal that is engulfing the Onkaparinga council.

On Monday Today Tonight detailed thousands of dollars that had been spent by the council on lavish banquets, hefty booze bills, high-end dining and chauffeured hire cars.

Ms Rosenberg sent FIVEaa breakfast a response:

“I will send this to staff as they are handling the response. They manager their card and expenditure the inaccuracies will be addressed in a formal manner…

“My credit card expenditure was roughly $5000…

“I cannot make comments on staff management of expenditure as this is the responsibility of those staff and CEO. I understand they are meeting this morning to formulate a response.

“We will need to wait for that.”