Tagged: Mayor

Contractor announced for Mittagong Pool repairs

July 13, 2017Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Repair work is set to commence on Mittagong Swimming Pool following the overnight appointment of specialist contractor Icon Building Group. Councillors awarded the contract to Icon Building Group following a report evaluating tenders for the repairs to the Mittagong Swimming Centre at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Meeting of Council. At an earlier on-site visit Councillors were...

Council awards funds to 59 community projects

June 29, 2017Posted in: Community

Kangaloon Hall

Community service providers along with sporting, cultural and health support groups are some of the community groups set to benefit from Wingecarribee Shire Council’s latest round of community grants and donations. Fifty nine local community projects totalling $127,600 were allocated funding as part of the 2017/18 Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme. Of the 59 grants allocated,...

State budget delivers road and infrastructure funding for Shire

June 27, 2017Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead has commended the NSW State Government on road and infrastructure funding handed down as part of this year’s State Budget. As per the 2017-18 budget announcements, the Wingecarribee Shire will receive monies for a bridge assessment program and a number of road safety and repair programs. “While the Southern...

Mayor calls for Regional Achievement and Community Awards nominations

June 15, 2017Posted in: Community

The NSW/ACT Regional Achievement and Community Awards are now open for nominations. Wingecarribee Shire Mayor, Councillor Ken Halstead said the awards provide an opportunity for community groups, businesses and individuals to be recognised and acknowledged for a job well done. “The NSW/ACT Regional Achievement and Community Awards are about celebrating the passion of people who...

ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands

April 19, 2017Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is urging residents across the Shire to attend one of this year’s ANZAC Day services. “Next Tuesday marks the 102nd anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand troops on the shores of Gallipoli in 1915,” he said. “To commemorate the occasion and pay respect to those who...