Minutes Summary 26 April 2018 Council meeting

MINUTES SUMMARY

ORDINARY COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON 26 APRIL 2018

POINTS OF INTEREST

  • Council will allocate the budgeted $79,077 under Youth Services to employ an experienced Youth Worker for a minimum 21 hours per week and will seek additional grant funding for further youth initiatives.
  • A Youth Advisory Committee will be established as a Section 355 Community Committee of Council.
  • Council will be implementing the electronic distribution of rates and water notices during the 2018/19 financial year.
  • Council will apply for funding under the Stronger Country Communities Fund for the upgrading of sport facilities at Wilson Park, Kerry Mead Park and the Deepwater Tennis Courts.
  • As part of the Stronger Country Communities Fund application process, Council has prioritised the sum of $750,000 toward the upgrading and beautification of Grey Street between Meade and Ferguson Streets.
  • Council will recommend and submit an Expression of Interest for funding under the Regional Sports Infrastructure Fund for a Regional Netball Facility to be located at Wilson Park.

POLICIES/PLANS ON EXHIBITION

  • Sporting Facilities Review and Master Plans on public exhibition until 31 May 2018.
  • 2018/19 Draft Operational Plan and Budget on public exhibition until 8 June 2018.

REVIEWED POLICIES / PUBLICATIONS

  • Social Media Policy
  • Media Policy
  • Pre-Placement Health Assessment Policy
  • Motor Vehicle Leaseback Policy

The complete minutes from the April 2018 Ordinary Council Meeting can be found on Council’s website: www.gisc.nsw.gov.au Go to the ‘Council’ menu, click on ‘Council Meetings’ and follow the links.