Category: Roads and Assets

Whites Creek Floodplain Risk Management Study and Plan on exhibition

November 1, 2019Posted in: Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is asking residents to view and provide comment on the recently updated Whites Creek Floodplain Risk Management Study and Plan which is currently on exhibition. The draft study reviews previous flood studies and plans and contains a number of options to manage risk along with viable options for implementation. To view a...

Mittagong Playhouse closure

October 25, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets
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The Mittagong Playhouse is to close effective immediately following the discovery of a structural fault in the building’s roof. Staff of Wingecarribee Shire Council detected the fault following an inspection of the roofline of the theatre. The inspections were the first stages of preliminary scoping works as part of broader project to replace the roof...

Council calls on residents to help make every drop count

October 16, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets
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Young boy playing with hose outdoors

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents of its ongoing Water Wise Initiatives designed to ensure our Shire’s water supply remains safe, clean and secure over the warmer months. NSW is currently experiencing one of the most severe droughts on record with the continuing dry spell having a significant impact on dam storage levels across the...

Mittagong Pool first to open for summer swim season

October 9, 2019Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets
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View of Mittagong's 50 metre pool

Mittagong Swimming Centre will be the first of Council’s public pools to open for the forthcoming swim season. Refurbished at the start of the year following an extensive rebuild, Mittagong Swimming Pool will open for a total of 21 weeks starting Saturday 12 October 2019. Bowral Swimming Centre will follow suit opening on Saturday 9...

Mayor Gair thanks wind storm responders

September 12, 2019Posted in: Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Duncan Gair has praised Council’s Infrastructure Services staff for their role in cleaning up after last weekend’s wild weather. “Our reports indicate our staff responded to almost one hundred calls for assistance across the Shire over the weekend,” the Mayor said. “These calls included clearing fallen trees and branches and re-opening roads...