Category: Other

Libraries welcome new e-book and e-audiobook service

February 2, 2018Posted in: Community, Other
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Keen readers across the Shire can now access even more great books online with the introduction of Bolinda Digital’s BorrowBox at Council’s libraries. Customers can browse and borrow the latest e-books and e-audiobooks and download them direct to their computer or mobile device – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Council’s Library Information...

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                               ...

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...

RRC welcomes introduction of Container Deposit Scheme

December 15, 2017Posted in: Other
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RRC

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Resource Recovery Centre has welcomed the introduction of the NSW State Government’s Container Deposit Scheme. Launched at the beginning of December, the Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) will ultimately see more than 500 collection points, including 800 reverse vending machines, introduced across the State. Key features of the scheme – also known as...

Council secures State funding for SRLX

December 12, 2017Posted in: Other
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SRLX

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead has commended the NSW State Government for the announcement of grant funding to be used at the Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLX). A total of $263,918 will be made available for the installation of an effluent reuse program to be used at the Council-owned cattle saleyard facility. The announcement...