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Wingecarribee Avoids Widespread Amalgamations

A map showing a series of proposed council mergers indicates that Wingecarribee and Wollondilly Shires will avoid any moves to amalgamate, despite the state government slashing by 40 the number of councils across NSW. The Premier Mike Baird and Local … Continue reading

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A Restive Shire

A little over a year into a new term, and calls have been growing for the Wingecarribee Shire Council to be sacked. Weekly, acrimonious relationships between councillors and staff, between councillors and councillors, and between councillors and failed candidates play … Continue reading

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Masterplanning in Transport

Two NSW Ministers with big portfolios joined Goulburn MP Pru Goward for a southern regional transport forum in Goulburn on Friday night. Roads Minister Duncan Gay and Transport Minister Gladys Berejiklian made the trip out on a cold Goulburn night. … Continue reading

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NBN Rollout Misses Wingecarribee

I’ll put it upfront: I’m really keen for the NBN. I think it is a great investment and it will help Australia stay competitive for the rest of this century. And Tony Abbott’s plan to stop the whole thing will … Continue reading

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