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Interim Administrator to visit Shire’s villages

April 15, 2021Posted in: Community

Glasses and open notepad and pen sitting on desk

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Interim Administrator Mr Viv May PSM is inviting residents to meet him as he organises a road trip across the Shire. “One of the first things that struck me was the vast size of this Shire,” Mr May said. “It’s apparent that while there may be some common issues across the Shire,...

Interim Administrator calls for resident feedback

April 8, 2021Posted in: Development

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Interim Administrator Mr Viv May is calling on residents and professional advisors who have had recent interaction with Council’s Planning, Development and Regulatory Services Department to discuss their experiences with newly appointed independent consultant, Malcolm Ryan of Earnest Consulting Pty Ltd. “We want to hear from residents who’ve had recent first-hand interaction...

Draft Revised Communications Strategy on exhibition

March 5, 2021Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking feedback from the community after Councillors unanimously endorsed the public exhibition of the Draft Revised Communications Strategy. The draft document is a review of Council’s existing Communications Strategy originally adopted in 2014 and examines how Council manages its numerous communications channels. Council’s Deputy General Manager Corporate Strategy and Development Services...

Draft Casburn Park Masterplan on exhibition

February 12, 2021Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from the community after Councillors endorsed the public exhibition of the Draft Casburn Park Masterplan. Council’s Acting Deputy General Manager Operations, Finance and Risk Richard Mooney said the draft masterplan explores several possible inclusions designed to improve the existing parkland located opposite the Wingello Train Station. “We want to...

Help shape a community-driven Environment and Climate Change Strategy

January 7, 2021Posted in: Environment

Southern Highlands view from the air

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting residents to take part in an online survey to help prepare a draft Environment and Climate Change Strategy. Council’s Coordinator Sustainability Services, Cecilia Kemp, said the survey was the first step in the preparation of the strategy. “We want to work with our community, key stakeholders, environment groups, local businesses,...