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HOW TO REPORT ROAD MAINTENANCE REQUESTS

23 March 2021
For the reporting of all infrastructure maintenance requests, please contact Council’s Department of Infrastructure on 6730 2371.
This centralised point of contact will ensure that all road and infrastructure concerns are recorded, inspected (where necessary) and prioritised accordingly. This number should be used to report maintenance issues concerning Council’s sealed and...

NEW VIBE ON GOING LIVE

12 March 2021
All Council meetings of the Glen Innes Severn Council are streamed live, recorded and published in accordance with Council’s Live Streaming of Council Meetings Policy, which is available on the Glen Innes Severn Council website at...

WATER METER READING

12 March 2021
All water meter reading staff carry official identification. For the safety of Council’s water meter reading staff, please ensure your animals are enclosed within your property.
Water consumption charges resulting from these meter readings will be included on the next rate notice.
Council will endeavour to advise ratepayers if their water...

PITHY TAKE ON WHY FOLKS SHOULD MOVE HERE

3 March 2021
Here are the great words from the new promotional campaign on moving to Glen Innes which is screening on tv: 
"For all the times you've pondered, now's the time to do. Embrace your dreams, cultivate your ideas and celebrate your successes. Join us in a place where the cost of living is low and the quality of life is high. Connect, create and make your mark.
...

SEARCHING FOR SUPPORT FOR LOCAL YOUTH

22 February 2021
Council is introducing the community to an exciting opportunity which is currently being investigated for a community partnership with an organisation called Youth Insearch, which will offer great benefits to local youth.
A community information and discussion forum will be held for community members and organisations to highlight the need for community support...

POP UP ARTIST RESIDENCY

22 February 2021

Hear all the information about this exciting program by tuning into the 2CBD interview at this link: 

http://radio2cbd.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Interview-with-Margot-Davis-from-...

ARE YOU BEING SERVED?

11 February 2021
There's lots of options with the new phone system!
Council has introduced a telephone auto attendant service. What does this mean for you if you want to contact Council? If you dial the main landline 6730 2300 customer service number you will be greeted with a number of options that allow you to select the service area you need without having to go through the main...

CENSUS 2021: RECRUITING FOR JOBS NOW

11 February 2021

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has commenced advertising in all major cities and regional areas nationwide to recruit Census Field Managers for the 2021 Census. The next Census will be held on Tuesday, 10 August 2021. The ABS will recruit to fill 2,665 Field Manager roles nationwide. Each Census Field Manager will train, lead and manage a team of Field Officers in their local area...

NAME THE GRADER WINNER ANNOUNCED

1 February 2021

The winner of Council's Name the Grader competition has been selected: Gracie Fitzgerald with the name “Grader Glen”.

Gracie will have the honour of hopping into the driver's seat of the grader and checking out the controls at the naming ceremony taking place on Monday, 1 February. She will also affix the sticker bearing the name "Grader Glen" onto the grader. We'll have all the photos...

FREE LEGAL HELP FOR FARMERS AND SMALL BUSINESSES

19 January 2021

Farmers and small businesses are now eligible for free legal aid for issues arising from bushfires. If you are an eligible small business owner or primary producer, your private solicitor can now apply for a grant of $2,000 to assist you to resolve your legal matter arising from the bushfires in 2019 and 2020, and up to $5,000 for related expenses. Additional funding is available in reasonable...

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