Archive: Dec 2017

Council Christmas trading hours

December 22, 2017Posted in: Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Civic Centre will close for the Christmas holiday period from 4.30pm Friday 22 December 2017. The Civic Centre, including the Customer Service Counter, will re-open on Tuesday 2 January 2018. Council will however maintain essential services and normal emergency call-out arrangements throughout the Christmas closure. ...

Cheryl Koenig to headline Australia Day celebrations

December 20, 2017Posted in: Community, Events
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Tireless brain injury awareness advocate and author Cheryl Koenig is set to join Wingecarribee’s Australia Day celebrations this January at Berrima as the Shire’s 2018 Australia Day Ambassador. Cheryl is an author of four books, motivational speaker, volunteer and fundraiser extraordinaire having helped raise over $190,000 for various health care services and non-government support groups....

Garbage bin collections over Christmas period

December 18, 2017Posted in: Other
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WSC waste

Wingecarribee Shire Council wishes to advise that the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre will remain open over the holiday period only closing for the public holidays. The Resource Recovery Centre’s Christmas operating days will be as follows: Sunday 24 December                               ...

Moratorium on Water Supply and Sewerage Development charges

December 18, 2017Posted in: Development
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Wingecarribee Shire Council will immediately commence a process which is intended to allow a three month moratorium on the payment of Water Supply and Sewerage Development Servicing Charges. The moratorium would be applicable to rates levied against development consents determined before 15 September 2017. The decision follows the passing of a proposed amendment by a...

Draft Media Policy on exhibition

December 15, 2017Posted in: Other
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Media Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Council Meeting. Council’s Deputy General Manager, Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping explained the purpose of the draft policy. “This draft policy prescribes how Council intends to respond to both traditional...