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Corner Brook city council travel claims so far in 2017 released


Published on July 12, 2017

Corner Brook Mayor Charles Pender is shown in this file photo.

©Chris Quigley/The Western Star

Corner Brook city council released its travel expenditures for the first half of 2017 during a public meeting held earlier this week.

Here are the numbers, plus a comparison of the same six-month period in 2016:

Mayor Charles Pender

February 2017: Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador regional meetings in Deer Lake ($182.55)

February 2017: Urban Municipalities Committee meeting in Bay Roberts ($1,212.69)

March 2017: Federation of Canadian Municipalities meeting in Whistler, B.C. ($2,275.27)

April 2017: 2017-2018 provincial budget in St. John's ($804.18)

April 2017: General meeting of Deer Lake Airport Authority ($36.69)

May 2017: Federation of Canadian Municipalities Convention in Ottawa ,Ont. ($2,936.32)

May 2017: Atlantic Mayor's Meetings in Summerside, P.E.I. ($1,412.78)

June 2017 Urban Municipalities Committee meeting in Paradise ($913.86)

TOTAL: $9,774.34

Coun. Tony Buckle

February 2017: Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador regional meetings in Deer Lake ($217.55)

May 2017 Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador Symposium in Gander ($1,282.01)

TOTAL: $1,499.56

Coun. Keith Cormier

June 2017: Gros Morne Theatre Opening Night in Cow Head ($291.17)

TOTAL: $291.17

Deputy Mayor Bernd Staeben, Coun. Josh Carey, Coun. Linda Chaisson and Coun. Mary Ann Murphy

- No expenses claimed

Total travel previous year January – June: $8,111.43

Total Travel for current year January – June: $11,565.07

Difference in semi-annual travel totals: -$3,453.64