Laurel O’Toole

Councillor (1991-2000) and Mayor (1999-2000)    

Laurel O’Toole served on Strathfield Council for two terms from 1991 to 2000.  She was elected Mayor in 1999 and 2000 and served as Deputy Mayor in 1998.  She recorded a oral history interview in 2003, which is held at Strathfield Library.  She discusses her service on many committees with development of bid for Sydney Olympics and importance of community involvement in local government.