News MH Reeve candidates answer about open and transparent councils SHARE ON: Smith Autumn, contributor, Thursday, Aug. 7th, 2014 Minden Hills Reeve candidates are answering questions about a transparent council. In the online question forum Our Minden Hills, Current Reeve Barb Reid listed the cases when a closed session is allowed through the municipal act and that council should be accessible and clear. She also wrote that council needs to be careful with releasing information, but it can be provided to people who ask. Brigitte Gall wrote the duty of council is to make a fully informed decision on behalf of the community. Brent Devolin wrote that changes in council should include live streaming council meetings and only keeping things from the public that are under lock and key.