Media Statement: Planning for the return of Mittagong Playhouse

August 18, 2023

For transparency, Wingecarribee Shire Council would like to address a question raised during the public forum of our Ordinary Meeting of Council on Wednesday 16 August, 2023 which pointed to a discrepancy in relation to the lodgement of the Development Application for Mittagong Playhouse. The maturity of an organisation is acknowledging when an error has…

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RFS tips for minimising bushfire risk on your property

August 4, 2023

As the Bureau of Meteorology last month moved from El Niño WATCH to El Niño ALERT, meaning that there is around a 70% chance of an El Niño developing this year, The RFS is recommending that residents start getting prepared early to minimise the risk of bushfires on their property this summer. During El Niño,…

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Better stormwater drainage for Wattle Street

May 23, 2023

Welcome news in the wake of extreme weather events, Colo Vale residents can expect more efficient stormwater drainage with commencement of stormwater pipe renewal works at Wattle Street from 29 May. Improvements will include the renewal of stormwater pipes and pits on the Northern side of Wattle Street between Banksia Street and Railway Avenue. Apart…

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Changed traffic conditions at Merrigang Street and Old South Road

May 18, 2023

We’re moving to the next stage of a new and improved local road network. As major construction continues along Old South Road, expect some changes to traffic conditions at the intersection of Old South Road and Merrigang Street. From Monday 22 May, Old South Road will be closed to northbound traffic from Merrigang Street through…

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Station Street Renewal project nears completion

May 16, 2023

The Station Street Renewal Project has reached its final milestone with line marking scheduled to take place tonight, Tuesday 16 May 2023. Line marking will take place on the newly sealed section of road between Bundaroo and Boolwey Streets, and in the commuter car park at Bowral Train Station. Some delays can be expected while…

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