This Day in History: 1911-08-14

At a Toodyay Municipal Council meeting, Cr. Victor George Counsel Riseley’s motion was carried, that a public meeting of ratepayers be held in Toodyay on 28 August to consider the advisability of bringing the Municipality under the control of the Toodyay Road Board.

Toodyay Municipal Council minutes, 7 Aug. 1911; 11 Sept. 1911.
Newcastle herald, 19 Aug. 1911, p.2.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.356.