Archive: Jan 2020

Councillors vote to allocate federal funds at Extraordinary Meeting

January 31, 2020Posted in: Events
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Wingecarribee Shire Councillors have voted to allocate one million dollars in bush fire relief funds across the Shire’s northern and southern fire affected villages following Wednesday evening’s Extraordinary Meeting of Council. The Extraordinary Meeting was called to decide where the Federal Government’s $1 million in bush fire relief funds should be distributed and follows specially...

Structural bracing to be installed at Mittagong Playhouse

January 28, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets
 

External bracing is set to be erected at the Mittagong Playhouse as Council begins the process of repairing the heritage building. On advice from structural engineers external bracing is to be erected at the Playhouse starting Thursday 30 January 2020. The bracing will be installed over a period of two weeks and on completion will...

Highland businesses back up and running

January 22, 2020Posted in: Development
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Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair has welcomed the announcement by the Rural Fire Service (RFS) declaring the Shire safe to visit following the recent bush fires. “This is great news for our Shire, our residents and businesses,” he said. The NSW Rural Fire Service informs that the fires which had previously threatened parts of the...