Category: Other

Free microchipping and desexing for Mossy moggies

March 3, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging eligible pensioners of Moss Vale with ‘unchipped’ cats to have their feline friends micro-chipped and desexed for free. Council’s trial program entitled, Mossy Moggies: Chipped, Snipped and Safe is being initially offered for pensioners and low-income earners of Moss Vale. Council’s Project Officer Alicia Kaylock explained the purpose of the...

Mayor offers condolences to family of lightning casualty

February 24, 2017Posted in: Other
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Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Ken Halstead has today expressed his sadness on learning one of the women struck by lightning in Bowral’s Corbett Gardens has passed away at Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital. “On behalf of everyone at Council we extend our sincere sympathies and deepest condolences to the woman’s family,” the Mayor said. The 61-year-old...

Changes to disposal of asbestos at RRC

February 1, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents of changes to conditions of disposal when disposing of asbestos at the Moss Vale Resource Recovery Centre (RRC). As of 1 February 2017 and in line with the NSW Environmental Protection Authority’s broader management of asbestos, asbestos must be presented for disposal as follows: Quantities of less than 20kg...

EPA infringement notice for RRC fire

January 17, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council has accepted the penalty handed down by the NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) following a fire at its Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) in July 2016. The fire took place in the early hours of Monday 25 July 2016 within the green-waste stockpile located at the Moss Vale facility. The fire was initially...