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Amended Code of Meeting Practice on exhibition

June 15, 2021Posted in: Community
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking feedback from the community after Council’s Interim Administrator endorsed a public exhibition of the amended Draft Code of Meeting Practice. The draft document sets out both mandatory provisions that a council must include in its Code of Meeting Practice and non-mandatory provisions.  The non-mandatory provisions reflect what the Office of...

Consultant engaged for independent review into Black summer bushfires

June 9, 2021Posted in: Community
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New growth on burnt tree

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Interim Administrator Viv May has announced that a specialist risk consultant has been engaged to undertake an independent review into Council’s response following the 2019/20 Black summer bushfires. Mr May made the announcement during Council’s Ordinary Meeting of Wednesday 9 June 2021. “At the previous Council Meeting I commented that I would...

Ten tips to reduce winter air pollution

June 3, 2021Posted in: Community, Environment
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Wood fire smoke

Wingecarribee Shire Council is asking residents to check their wood heaters to boost efficiency and help improve air quality this winter. “As temperatures drop and winter sets in, the incorrect use of wood fire heaters can seriously affect our air quality,” said Council’s Acting Deputy General Manager Ms Danielle Lidgard. “On colder days, wood smoke...

Community members sought for Audit, Risk and Improvement Committee

May 31, 2021Posted in: Community
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling for applications from interested community members to join its Audit, Risk and Improvement Committee. Three appropriately qualified external members are required to join the independent committee which will provide advice and assurance to the General Manager and governing body of Council on a range of matters. Areas that the committee...

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