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Mayoral Election

Wednesday 18 September 2019

At the Ordinary Council Meeting held on Tuesday 17 September 2019, Clr Kathy Sajowitz was re-elected to the position of Mayor unopposed.

The position of Deputy Mayor was contested by three Councillors with Councillor Mark Kellam being elected to the position following a ballot. 

Road Conditions 17.09.2019

Tuesday 17 September 2019

2.00pm

Edith Rd is no longer closed due to snow or ice, and Essential Energy have advised Council that the power line issue has been attended to.

Therefore, all roads are open in the Oberon Local Government Area. 

8.45am

Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 12 September 2019

Monday 16 September 2019

I am pleased to advise that this year the Oberon Council Local Government Golf Day will be held on Friday November 15. This hugely popular event has been running for fourteen years and is attended by our local community, local council, political and business representatives from the Central West Region.

Oberon Australia Day

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Nominations are now open for the Australia Day Citizens Awards for 2020 and I encourage members of the community to nominate an outstanding Australian from the Oberon community in one of the Citizen Awards categories. These include;

Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 5 September 2019

Thursday 5 September 2019

Distribution of the 2019/20 community donation program took place last week; council supported fifty three projects to the total of $93,209.

Oberon Council partnering with YMCA

Wednesday 4 September 2019

YMCA NSW (The Y) is excited to have been awarded a 12-month contract to operate the Oberon Swimming Pool and new Fitness Centre, which is under construction and planned to open in the coming months.   
 

Albion St temporary road closure 04/09/2019 until approx. 1pm

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Albion St will be closed this morning 4/9/2019 until approximately 1pm, from the intersection of O'Connell Rd and Albion St to the entrance of Gate 2 of Borg. This is to allow road repair work to take place. Detours are in place. Please refer to the attached traffic control plan. Council apologies for the short notice and any inconvenience caused.

Latest News from Mayor Kathy Sajowitz - 29 August 2019

Thursday 29 August 2019

It is an important decision to change citizenship from your country of birth to that of your adopted country, but never the less a very very rewarding one, I congratulate Laurel Hawken and Gary Peyton who supported by family and friends made that commitment in Oberon last week. Minister Paul Toole attended the ceremony as did several councillors.

Media Release - NSW Rural Fire Service Concerned re Open Burning in Chifley / Lithgow Area

Monday 26 August 2019

MEDIA RELEASE

26 August 2019

Australian Citizenship Ceremony

Monday 26 August 2019
Oberon Council Mayor, Councillor Kathy Sajowitz, and State Member for Bathurst, Paul Toole MP welcomed Ms Laurel Hawken and Mr Gary Peyton to the Australian family when they took the Australian Citizenship Pledge at an Australian citizenship ceremony held at the Council Chambers this afternoon.

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