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President's Message 18 May

18 May 2022 Local Government NSW President Cr Darriea Turley AM reflects on issues and achievements affecting local government this week. Read More

Input Sought for Net Zero Emissions Guidance

17 May 2022 The Office of Energy and Climate Change is seeking further council input into Net Zero Emissions (NZE) guidance documents and tools. Read More

Open Letter Calling for Urgent Action on Housing

16 May 2022 Councils in NSW are so concerned at the worsening housing crisis they have issued an open letter to all federal election candidates, calling on them to commit to a four-point plan. Read More

$30 million for disaster risk reduction

16 May 2022 Grants of between $50,000 and $1.5 million are available to councils to help mitigate and manage the risks of future natural disasters. Read More

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20 May Chairing and Effective Meeting Procedures for Councillors 20 May 2022 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
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