Former Cr Booth's empty seat at this evening's council meeting.
Councillor Geoff Booth embroiled in a scandal over an escort agency application, resigned from the town council at 4.58pm today and no further action is being taken by the council. KIERAN FINNANE reports. UPDATED 8.58pm. See FULL STORY for further UPDATE, October 1, 2013, 9.32 am: Full text of Cr Booth's resignation and CEO's intentions on register of councillors' and executive officers' business and property interests.