The Council’s membership of the Camden Chamber had been an ongoing question for five months until just before Christmas (notably shortly after the Council Reporter asked questions about it). By contrast the Council appeared to have promptly renewed its membership of Narellan Chamber of Commerce.
We still don't know why the Council decided to withhold $8000 of $10,000 grant for Light Up Camden. At the time of writing, it doesn’t appear that this funding has been released, leaving the Chamber and some local businesses still out of pocket months later.
For the most part, these ructions have remained out of public view. So, let’s go through what we know.