Council clarifies RRC asbestos situation

August 7, 2017Posted in: Other
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Council has today responded to comments reported in some sections of the media regarding the management of asbestos found onsite at Council’s Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) in 2016. Last year Council reported that a small amount of asbestos was confirmed via routine laboratory testing in a sample of crushed concrete at Council’s Resource Recovery Centre....

Mittagong Swimming Pool to remain closed for summer

August 3, 2017Posted in: Roads and Assets
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Wingecarribee Shire Council has today announced that the Mittagong Swimming Centre will remain closed for the upcoming 2017/18 summer swim season. “It’s with great regret that we make this call,” said Council’s Deputy General Manager Operations, Finance and Risk, Barry Paull. “However after discussions with our recently appointed contractor, we’ve decided that it would be...

Saleyards host major emergency exercise

August 3, 2017Posted in: Roads and Assets

A major interagency emergency training exercise held at the Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLX) has been heralded a success by participants. The mock-emergency was staged at the Council-owned and managed facility on Monday 31 July to test local emergency service response and procedures. The scenario chosen for the simulated emergency was an outbreak of the...

Moss Vale Aquatic Centre named Facility of the Year

August 1, 2017Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets
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Moss Vale War Memorial Aquatic Centre

Moss Vale War Memorial Aquatic Centre (MVAC) has been awarded the NSW Facility of the Year by Belgravia Leisure. The award was presented at the 2017 Get Connected Belgravia Leisure Conference in July. Some of the key areas recognised by the award include outstanding customer service, innovation, environmental sustainability and leadership. Centre Manager, Gareth Horner,...

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