Outlining election priorities for a thriving shire

February 20, 2023Posted in: Development, Listening

We all want our shire to prosper and thrive, and in the lead up to the 2023 NSW State Government Elections, Wingecarribee Shire Council has detailed a list of critical priorities to support social, economic and environmental sustainability across the Southern Highlands. Presented before Council at its February Meeting, the Election Priorities 2023 document calls...

Moss Vale SES facility receives financial boost

October 28, 2022Posted in: Development, Listening
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Progress on the new Wingecarribee State Emergency Service (SES) building has taken another step towards fruition with the announcement of a $1.5 million grant from the NSW Government to Wingecarribee Council. Council’s Administrator thanked the State Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman for her advocacy and the Minister for Emergency Services Steph Cooke in support of...

Draft Former Employees Policy on exhibition

October 18, 2022Posted in: Community, Development
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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after Council endorsed the public exhibition of its draft Former Employees Dealing with Council Policy. Council’s Director Corporate Strategy and Resourcing, Ms Carmel Foster explained the purpose of the draft policy. “The Administrator has previously raised concerns about the perceived need for residents to retain the...

Community and industry reps invited to help shape Shire’s future housing

June 10, 2022Posted in: Development

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on interested persons to help guide future residential development across the Southern Highlands. As part of a major review of low and medium density residential development controls across the Shire, Council is inviting interested community and industry representatives to take part in an upcoming public information and consultation session. The...