Tagged: Your Say Wingecarribee

Council calls for Committee reps

November 30, 2016Posted in: Community

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on members of the public to join Council’s advisory committees and reference groups. The call comes after Council this week adopted its committee structure and appointed councillor representatives. Council’s Group Manager of Corporate and Community, Nick O’Connor explained the role advisory committees played. “Advisory Committees provide a mechanism by which...

Draft Youth Strategy on exhibition

November 8, 2016Posted in: Community

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors endorsed the draft Wingecarribee Youth Strategy and Action Plan 2016 – 2026 at the last Ordinary Meeting of Council. Council’s Youth Liaison Officer, Michelle Williams explained the purpose of the draft strategy. “The draft Wingecarribee Youth Strategy and Action Plan looks at the contribution that...

Council to undertake Community Strategic Plan review

October 14, 2016Posted in: Community

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on residents to help guide the Shire’s future, following unanimous support by councillors for a multi-phased engagement strategy to review the Community Strategic Plan Wingecarribee 2031+. The first stage of the review will involve a random telephone and online survey. The telephone and on-line surveys will be carried out by...

Draft Parks Strategy on exhibition

June 3, 2016Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors endorsed the draft Parks Strategy which went on public exhibition this week. Council’s Parks Assets Coordinator, Peter Byrne explained the purpose of the draft strategy. “The draft Parks Strategy details how our public parks will be managed in the years ahead,” he said.  “It looks...

Council welcomes Special Rate Variation approval

May 17, 2016Posted in: Community

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Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Larry Whipper has welcomed today’s announcement from the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) of Council’s successful Special Rate Variation (SRV) application. Following a period of sustained community engagement Council at its meeting of 10 February 2016 resolved to apply for an SRV to reduce infrastructure backlogs and achieve sustainability indicators set...