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Reminder: Council Meeting at Council Chambers Crookwell Tonight

Thursday 21 June 2018

Upper Lachlan Shire Council wishes to remind the community that tonight’s Ordinary Council Meeting will be held at the Council Chambers Crookwell (44 Spring Street, Crookwell) from 6.00pm. on 21 June 2018.

Veolia Mulwaree funding windfall for the Upper Lachlan

Tuesday 19 June 2018

The Upper Lachlan has received a $76,855 funding boost from the Veolia Mulwaree Trust.

Upper Lachlan Shire Council along with nine community groups have benefited under round 1 of the Trust’s 2018 grant and donation program. They include:

Sewer Repairs and Maintenance Underway in Crookwell

Tuesday 19 June 2018

Sewer maintenance and repairs will be carried out in Crookwell over the next three months.

Upper Lachlan Shire Council has engaged Interflow Pty Ltd to undertake the works, which will commence from this week.

The works are part of Council’s long-term maintenance to extend the life of the sewer system. Activities will include:

New service level agreement with Goulburn Mulwaree

Tuesday 19 June 2018

Upper Lachlan Shire Council has signed a service level agreement with Goulburn Mulwaree Council for the provision of library services for a further three years, commencing 1 July 2018.

Council’s Acting General Manager Gary Woodman said the agreement satisfied both parties, and most importantly would ensure library users’ needs continued...

Mayoral Column: Week Commencing 18 June 2018

Tuesday 19 June 2018

Welcome to the Upper Lachlan Shire Mayoral Column.

Last week outstanding Australians across our great nation were recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Among them was the late Dr Keith Beck.

Dr Beck was posthumously awarded a Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division for his service to medicine. It...

Home-Based Food Businesses Subject to Inspections from July

Wednesday 13 June 2018

From 1 July 2018, Upper Lachlan Shire Council will have powers to undertake inspections of home-based food businesses.

Currently, home-based food businesses fall under the remit of the NSW Food Authority as part of the Manufacturing and Wholesale Inspection Program.

Positions Vacant: Upper Lachlan Shire Council

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Upper Lachlan Shire Council sits in the heartland of the idyllic Southern Tablelands.

The Shire boasts quality schools, healthcare, parklands, eateries and wineries, and with a median house price of under $315,000 – affordable housing. Plus we’re ideally located with major centres like Goulburn, Canberra, Bathurst, Sydney and the south...

Reminder: .id Training

Wednesday 13 June 2018

One week from today Upper Lachlan Shire Council will be hosting a training session on statistical program .id (informed decisions).

If you are planning to draft a grant application, open a business or are just interested in knowing more about community statistics then this is the ideal workshop for you.

Expression of Interest - Building Review Section 355 Committee

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Upper Lachlan Shire Council invites expressions of interest from a suitably qualified/experienced architect to become a member of the Upper Lachlan Shire Council Building Review Committee. Previous experience in legal, building design, building project or business management and property development will be favourably considered.

Mayoral Column: Week Commencing 11 June 2018

Tuesday 12 June 2018

June has already been a busy month.

On 1 June Council’s Acting General Manager Gary Woodman and I attended the NSW Country Mayors Association General Meeting at NSW Parliament. Councils from across rural and regional NSW met with representatives from WaterNSW, Telstra and the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator about issues impacting...