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$2.1 billion secured for local roads

$2.1 billion secured for local roads

The $2.1 billion Roads to Recovery program has been secured by a vote in the…

Vital roads funding program under threat – LGAQ

Vital roads funding program under threat – LGAQ

A vital local roads funding program worth more than $2 billion nationally is at risk…

Cost benefit analysis of NBN

Cost benefit analysis of NBN

Increasing nationwide access to superfast broadband will deliver total economic and social benefits to Australians…

Unprecedented interest in running for council

Unprecedented interest in running for council

South Australians are lining up in their droves to obtain information on running for a…

Digital Enterprise Program resounding success – Ipswich

Digital Enterprise Program resounding success – Ipswich

The City of Ipswich says more than 500 residents, local businesses and non-government organisations have…

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3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

The 3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference will provide attendees with practical knowledge and expert advice on how to achieve effective planning, design and revitalisation of CBDs and town centres.…

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

The 3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference will provide attendees with practical knowledge and expert advice on how to achieve effective planning, design and revitalisation of CBDs and town centres.…

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

The 3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference will provide attendees with practical knowledge and expert advice on how to achieve effective planning, design and revitalisation of CBDs and town centres.…

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

The 3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference will provide attendees with practical knowledge and expert advice on how to achieve effective planning, design and revitalisation of CBDs and town centres.…

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

The 3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference will provide attendees with practical knowledge and expert advice on how to achieve effective planning, design and revitalisation of CBDs and town centres.…

3rd CBD & Town Centre Design and Revitalisation Conference

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Major stormwater initiative in Sydney  Park wetlands

Major stormwater initiative in Sydney Park wetlands

A $10.5 million upgrade will see water carried through Sydney Park’s wetlands to the city’s largest stormwater harvesting system to create a haven for wildlife and encourage bush regeneration.…

NSW council concern over ‘secretive’ voting legislation

NSW council concern over ‘secretive’ voting legislation

Local Government New South Wales has reacted angrily to what it calls the secretive legislation scheduled to be rushed through State Parliament, making business voting compulsory in local government elections. …

Major WA planning changes simplify housing development

Major WA planning changes simplify housing development

What Planning Minister, John Day, describes as the biggest planning reform in Western Australia in more than 50 years will make it cheaper and easier for homeowners to build their new homes.…

More News

Latest round of Royalties for the Regions

Latest round of Royalties for the Regions

Queensland councils can apply for a share of $210 million under Round Four of the State Government’s Royalties for the Regions program.…

New CEO for City of Maribyrnong

New CEO for City of Maribyrnong

The newly appointed Chief Executive Officer of Maribyrnong City Council in Melbourne’s inner west, Stephen Wall, has more than 17 years experience in senior executives roles.…

Federal Government grant freeze creates aid shortfall

Local government associations in New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia have hit out at the freeze on the indexation of Financial Assistance Grants, with New South Wales and Victoria being most strident in their views.…

High level of interest in SA council elections

High level of interest in SA council elections

Training courses and introductory seminars are being held around South Australia ahead of the 2 September opening of nominations for more than 700 positions available on the state’s 68 councils.…

WALGA calls for new stormwater management framework

WALGA calls for new stormwater management framework

The Western Australian Government needs to cut through bureaucracy and design and deliver an affordable urban stormwater management framework as a matter of urgency, according to the state’s local government association…

Newcastle Lord Mayor resigns

Newcastle Lord Mayor resigns

The Lord Mayor of Newcastle, Jeff McCloy, has resigned over allegations aired at the Independent Commission Against Corruption that he made secret payments of $10,000 each to two New South Wales MPs.…

Planning policy protects character of Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula

Planning policy protects character of Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula

The Mornington Peninsula to Melbourne’s south east will be protected under a new planning policy introduced by the Victorian Government.…

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