Mayoral Column: Week commencing 12 March 2018

  • Upper Lachlan Shire Council's Mayor Brian McCormack OAM.
Upper Lachlan Shire Council's Mayor Brian McCormack OAM.

Welcome to the Upper Lachlan Shire Mayoral Column.


Streetscape Improvement Project

Council’s Streetscape Improvement Project is progressing, with the next phase of the project now underway.

Tenders are being sought via Local Government Procurement for the development of concept plans for each of the Shire’s towns and villages.

Once complete, the concept plans will provide an overview of how the new streetscape themes will be implemented across the Shire.

Enquiries: Works and Operations Department, 4830 1000.


Cullerin Range Wind Farm Grants

Applications for the 2018/19 Cullerin Range Wind Farm Community Fund Funding Round have now opened.

The Fund currently totals $19,117 and supports community projects and initiatives within 20kms of the Wind Farm.

Guidelines and application forms are available at:

Applications should be posted to: PO Box 42, Gunning NSW 2581 or emailed to: by 4.00pm on Friday, 4 May 2018.

Enquiries: Environment and Planning Department, 4830 1000.


March Council Meeting

The March Ordinary Council Meeting will be held this Thursday, 15 March 2018 at the Council Chambers Crookwell (44 Spring Street, Crookwell) from 6.00pm.

Select Councillors will gather at the Council Chambers from 5.30pm to give residents the opportunity to discuss matters contained in the Business Paper and any other items of interest.

The Business Paper is available at: or can be viewed at Council’s Offices or Libraries.

If you haven’t been to a Council Meeting, I’d encourage you to come along and see Council in action.


-Mayor Brian McCormack OAM