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AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS 2020

20 September 2019

AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS 2020

Council is calling for nominations for the Australia Day Awards 2020.The aim of these awards is to honour, on Australia Day, the voluntary achievements of fellow citizens, community groups and community events by recognising their outstanding contribution to our community through community or service work, or through individual dedication and...

VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE OPENING HOURS ON SUNDAYS

20 September 2019

VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE OPENING HOURS ON SUNDAYS

Please be advised that the Glen Innes Visitor Information Centre opens from 9.00am to 1.00pm on Sundays. 

FIRE PERMITS FOR HAZARD REDUCTION

20 September 2019

FIRE PERMITS FOR HAZARD REDUCTION BURNING

Property owners are advised that due to the current dry conditions and the demand on Rural Fire Service (RFS) resources, that there will be no fire permits issued by the RFS until a re-assessment of local conditions. The RFS will advise of any changes to the issue of fire permits through their normal...

DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR BUSHFIRE AFFECTED FARMERS & FAMILIES

9 September 2019

RESIDENTS, farmers and communities impacted by the horrific fires across the region will be able to immediately access disaster assistance, Northern Tablelands MP Adam Marshall announced today.

Mr Marshall welcomed the speedy natural disaster declaration by the State and Commonwealth Governments over the weekend within the Armidale Regional, Glen Innes Severn, Inverell, Tenterfield,...

APPLICATIONS FOR LOCAL HERITAGE ASSISTANCE FUNDING 2019-2020

3 September 2019

FUNDING FOR HERITAGE PROPERTIES

A Local Heritage Assistance Fund has been established by Council with the aid of a grant from the NSW Heritage Office. Owners of heritage properties are now invited to apply for funding under the Heritage Assistance Fund.  Applications close Friday, 27 September 2019.

 Eligible projects are those which involve the...

STRONGER COUNTRY COMMUNITIES FUND ROUND 3 APPLICATIONS OPEN

3 September 2019

DON"T MISS OUT ON COMMUNITY FIUNDING

Council advises that applications are now open for Round Three of the Stronger Country Communities Fund (SCCF) which allows community not-for-profit organisations to apply directly to the NSW State Government for a share of the $791,449 which has been allocated to the Glen Innes Local Government Area.

Half of the SCCF allocation will be...

MELLING PARK OPEN DAY AND CAFS FAMILY FUN DAY

3 September 2019

FREE FAMILY FUN NOT TO BE MISSED!

Council will be holding a FREE family event to officially open the Melling Park and Wellness Trail shared pathway upgrade on the first weekend of the upcoming school holidays, on Sunday, 29 September from 11.00am to 2.00pm. This event will also incorporate the annual Children and Family Services (CAFS) Family Fun Day.

All...

SPRING INTO HEALTH EXPO

23 August 2019

SPRING INTO HEALTH EXPO THIS SATURDAY!
Council's Spring Into Health Expo on this Saturday, 7 September is an opportunity for residents to get information on all aspects of health. Health providers, suppliers, professionals and organisations wll be setting up information tables at the expo and will be available to answer your questions. This opportunity for residents will be held at the...

USE OF EFFLUENT FROM GLEN INNES SEWER TREATMENT PLANT

3 July 2019

Council advises that to ensure the equal and fair access to utilisation of discharge water from the Glen Innes Sewer Treatment Plant Council has resolved that the following terms and conditions apply:

1.      Council authorises the General Manager to grant a licence to any person for the use of recycled effluent, free of charge for the purpose of conducting a single trial of irrigation...

PROTECT YOUR WATER METER

31 May 2019

Did you know that Council owns the water meter at your property, but it is the responsibility of the property owner to ensure that it is not damaged? The possibility of household...

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