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UPPER MACQUARIE COUNTY COUNCIL AERIAL SPRAYING PROGRAM

Wednesday 22 July 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM 21 JULY 2020 COUNCIL MEETING

Wednesday 22 July 2020
Council is looking at how it can provide news to the community relating to items that were of interest at its Ordinary Council Meeting each month. Highlights of the July Council monthly meeting held last night were; 

LATEST NEWS FROM MAYOR KATHY SAJOWITZ - THURSDAY 16 JULY 2020

Friday 17 July 2020

The NSW Small Business COVID-19 Recovery Grant of $500 up to $3,000 is available to eligible NSW small business owners and non-profit organisations. Applications will open on 1 July 2020 and close at 11:59 pm Sunday 16 August 2020.

LATEST NEWS FROM MAYOR KATHY SAJOWITZ - THURSDAY 9 JULY 2020

Friday 17 July 2020

Oberon Health Council is seeking members of the community to fill current vacancies. Membership provides an opportunity to identify the health and wellness needs and priorities of the community and advocate for the services that are required to support these priorities.

NSW GOVERNMENT BACKS VISION FOR MALACHI GILMORE HALL

Sunday 5 July 2020

Congratulations John and Lucy on securing funding of $173000 towards the ongoing restoration and fit out of the historic and much loved Malachi Gilmore Hall. Minister for Customer Service the Hon Victor Dominelli along with our Local Member the Hon Paul Toole visited Oberon to present John and Lucy with this very welcome support as part of the NSW Government Infrastructure Grants Program/Clubs Grant Category 3.

LATEST NEWS FROM MAYOR KATHY SAJOWITZ - THURSDAY 2 JULY 2020

Monday 29 June 2020

News this week from the Hon Melinda Pavey, Minister for Water, Property and Housing that the second attempt by Bathurst Regional Council to procure water from the Oberon Dam has been unsuccessful.  The request was denied due to "the importance of the Fish River Scheme to parts of Greater Sydney's water supply system". The dam is currently sitting at 24.6% and the community are under level two water restrictions.

LATEST NEWS FROM MAYOR KATHY SAJOWITZ - THURSDAY 25 JUNE 2020

Monday 29 June 2020

Every year the NSW Government through the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal set the allowable rate increase for councils. The 2020/21 designated increase has been set at 2.6%. For Oberon this means an approximate increase in revenue of $110,000.

LATEST NEWS FROM MAYOR KATHY SAJOWITZ - THURSDAY 18 JUNE 2020

Friday 19 June 2020

COVID-19 Restrictions look like being substantially eased by mid-July in most areas of our society. It has been a difficult time and I would like to take this opportunity to thank our residents for their patience and cooperation through what has been an inconvenient time for some. We have all had to be mindful and tolerant of the situation.

CHECKING YOUR WATER PIPES

Monday 15 June 2020
CHECKING YOUR WATER PIPES
 
Oberon residents, who are on the town water supply, are encouraged to check their water pipes regularly to ensure there are no leaks in their system.
 

OBERON STREET PAVING WORKS

Friday 12 June 2020
Contractors ‘Cleveland Property Group’ have been recently awarded the paving repair, pressure cleaning rejuvenation and pavement sealing work project for Oberon Street.
 
A full suite of works will be undertake during the course of the next two to three week period, with contractors commencing pavement replacement and rectification works from tomorrow Saturday 12 June.
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