Tagged: Waste

Resource Recovery Centre to prioritise local businesses

April 7, 2020Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council is reminding residents that the Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) remains open for essential business. “Over the last week we’ve witnessed a significant influx of patrons through the gates of the RRC,” said Council’s Deputy General Manager of Operations, Finance and Risk, Mr Barry Paull. “We understand that there are a lot more...

Council kicks off annual Summer Clean Up

January 15, 2020Posted in: Environment, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Resource Recovery Centre will commence its annual Shire-wide Summer Clean Up in Balaclava, Mittagong, Renwick and Welby starting Monday 3 February 2020. The Clean Up is available to all current domestic Council waste service users and is operated on a pre-book and pre-paid basis. Old furniture, metals and white goods with doors...

Councils working together

January 14, 2020Posted in: Other, Roads and Assets

As part of a collaborative arrangement between Wollondilly and Wingecarribee Councils, Wollondilly Council is extending the free bushfire waste drop-off service at Bargo Waste Management Centre currently offered to Wollondilly bushfire affected residents, to our bushfire affected neighbours in Wingecarribee (Balmoral and the Wingecarribee part of Buxton). Letters are being sent to residents with advice...

Domestic waste services back on track

January 7, 2020Posted in: Other

WSC waste

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s domestic waste collection services have returned to normal collection schedules following the weekend’s bushfires. All kerbside collection services, including domestic garbage collections (red-lidded bin), recycling collections (yellow-lidded bin) and garden organic collections (green-lidded bin) have returned to their normal Shire-wide collection cycles. This includes collections in both our northern villages which were...

Council’s 2019 Community Satisfaction Survey results

December 18, 2019Posted in: Community

The results are in from Council’s 2019 Community Satisfaction Survey and while the report contained some positive results, General Manager Ann Prendergast has called for further improvements. “Just over three quarters of all residents surveyed were somewhat satisfied with the overall performance of Council over the last year,” she said. “While this statistic is encouraging...