Bowral Memorial Hall to retain name

September 21, 2022Posted in: Community, Listening
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Bowral Memorial Hall will retain its long-standing name following this evening’s endorsement by Council. A report presented at Council’s Meeting of Wednesday 21 September 2022 found that 88 per cent of survey respondents did not support the renaming of the historic building. Council’s Administrator Viv May PSM said the community feedback was decisive. “Residents have...

Council mourns loss following Buxton road tragedy

September 7, 2022Posted in: Listening, Other
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Wingecarribee Shire Council extends its deepest condolences to families and our close-knit community following the tragic overnight loss of five young lives. The scale of this tragedy will deeply affect our communities, hundreds of parents, relatives, first-responders, friends and teachers. Our thoughts are with all at this sad time. Council has established a Community Drop-In...

Draft Stormwater Management Policy on exhibition

July 27, 2022Posted in: Listening, Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking feedback from the community after Council endorsed the public exhibition of its draft Stormwater Management Policy. Council’s Director Service and Project Delivery, Ms Karin Targa detailed the purpose of the policy. “Managing flood prone land and its associated stormwater infrastructure is a complex undertaking,” she said. “As we’ve seen through...

Bulky waste collection service to return in 2023

July 21, 2022Posted in: Delivering, Listening, Other
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WSC waste

Residents across the Wingecarribee Shire will be able to take advantage of a second free bulky waste service in 2023 following the overnight endorsement by Council. Council’s Administrator Viv May PSM adopted a recommendation at the Ordinary Meeting of Wednesday 20 July that will see the service return in 2023 following this year’s introductory service....