A summit on the housing crisis engulfing the Greater Whitsundays has hit a snag with one infuriated Mackay councillor slamming the lack of urgency as ‘beyond a joke’.
Outspoken Mackay councillor Martin Bella is incensed by the region’s rising homelessness and said the summit delay was “beyond a joke”.
“It is just not good enough,” he said.
“Ultimately there is no urgency whatsoever from people who have the power to make decisions.”
Mackay’s rental vacancy rate is…