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President's message 27 July 2021

27 July 2021 Local Government NSW's President Linda Scott reflects on issues affecting local government this week. Read More

Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants Program- Applications Open

27 July 2021 The $280 million Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants program will help communities address priorities for recovery and resilience after the 2019-20 bushfires. Read More

Closure of construction sites

27 July 2021 The Office of Local Government, in conjunction with State agencies, has prepared guidance for councils to support their negotiations with regard the “Closure of Construction Sites”. Read More

NSW Government Must Commit to Holding COVID Safe NSW Local Government Elections in 2021

26 July 2021 LGNSW says the NSW Government must commit to holding COVID safe council elections before year’s end. Read More

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4 Aug Minute Taking Training 4 Aug 2021 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
5 Aug Introduction to Local Government 5 Aug 2021 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
10 Aug Chairing and Effective Meetings for Staff 10 Aug 2021 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
12 Aug Closing the Gap Forum 12 Aug 2021 @ 10:00am Online (Zoom), Find Out More