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$1.27 million to replace old bridges at Currawang, Binda and Crookwell

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Angus Taylor MP, Federal Member for Hume has announced funding for local bridges.

“Better and safer bridges are an important investment in this region," he said.

“The Crookwell River Bridge is an old slab concrete bridge from the 1930s and the Thornford Road Bridge at Currawang dates back 70 years and still has a 10-tonne load...

Reminder: 2019 Easter and Anzac Day Closures

Thursday 18 April 2019

Crookwell and Gunning Administration Offices, Crookwell and Gunning Works Depots, and Taralga Community Service Centre

Friday, 19 April 2019: Closed

Monday, 22 April 2019: Closed

Tuesday, 23 April 2019: Open

Wednesday, 24 April 2019: Open

Thursday, 25 April 2019: Closed

Friday,...

2019/20 Cullerin Range Wind Farm Community Grants Closing Soon

Thursday 18 April 2019

There is one week to go to get your applications in for the 2019/20 Cullerin Range Wind Farm Community Fund Funding Round (in the amount of $28,600.00).

The Cullerin Range Wind Farm Community Fund aims to support projects and initiatives that contribute to communities within 20kms of the wind farm.

Live Webinar Tomorrow: My Community Project

Wednesday 17 April 2019
The NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet will be hosting an online information session (webinar) at 10.30am tomorrow about My Community Project, which is open now for project applications.
 

Reminder: Council Meeting at Council Chambers Crookwell Tomorrow

Wednesday 17 April 2019

Upper Lachlan Shire Council wishes to remind the community that the April 2019 Ordinary Council Meeting will be held tomorrow at the Council Chambers Crookwell (44 Spring Street, Crookwell) from 6.00pm.

Select Councillors will gather at the Council Chambers Crookwell from 5.30pm to give residents the opportunity to discuss matters...

Crookwell Library’s Agriculture Collection Boosted by CWA Crookwell Evening Branch

Tuesday 16 April 2019

Crookwell Library has three new books in its agriculture collection, thanks to the CWA Crookwell Evening Branch.

The new AgGuides, valued at $95, cover a range of topics, including managing climate risk on farms, Australian native bees, and bee health.

Upper Lachlan Shire Council’s Manager, Library Services, Michaela Olde, said...

Mayoral Column: Week Commencing 15 April 2019

Tuesday 16 April 2019

School holidays kick off this week and there are plenty of things to keep the kids entertained.

For a gold coin donation youngsters 5 and up can create Easter bunny, Easter basket, or Mother's Day keyring crafts every day of the school holidays at Crookwell Library (excluding public holidays when the Library is closed). No bookings are...

2019 Easter and Anzac Day Closures

Monday 15 April 2019

Upper Lachlan Shire Council wishes to advise the community of the following Easter and Anzac Day Closures:

Crookwell and Gunning Administration Offices, Crookwell and Gunning Works Depots, and Taralga Community Service Centre

Friday, 19 April 2019: Closed

Monday, 22 April 2019: Closed

Tuesday...

Reminder: Housing Strategy Workshops Commencing Tomorrow

Monday 15 April 2019

From tomorrow, community workshops will be held across the Shire on the future of housing in the Upper Lachlan.

Council will soon commence preparing a Housing Strategy to guide the planning and development of housing in the Shire’s 12 villages over the next 10 years and beyond.

Broken Water Main: Laggan Road, Crookwell

Wednesday 10 April 2019

Council wishes to advise that crews are working to repair a burst water main on Laggan Road, Crookwell.

Nearby residents are expected to have low or no water pressure for most of the afternoon and into the evening.

Council apologises for any inconvenience caused.

For further information, please contact Council’s...