A Surrey city councillor has requested a leave of absence from all city meetings until April 30.
Coun. Steven Pettigrew’s request was addressed under the mayor’s report on Monday night’s council meeting.
“Pursuant to Section 125(7) of the Community Charter, Councillor Pettigrew has requested a leave of absence from Regular Council Meetings, Committee Meetings and all other municipal meetings until April 30, 2022,” the agenda item reads.
No details were provided. Council unanimously approved his request. Pettigrew has not yet replied to the Now-Leader’s requests for comment.