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EPA statement on FOGO

15 August 2022 The EPA has released a statement on inputs to food only and food and garden organics bins in response to calls for guidance on acceptable inputs. Read More

Coastal Safety Group Conference for councils

12 August 2022 Councils are invited to the inaugural Coastal Safety Group Conference to be hosted by Randwick Council on 26–27 October at Prince Henry Centre, Little Bay. Read More

Flood inquiry calls for more support for local government

11 August 2022 Local Government NSW (LGNSW) has welcomed the release of the NSW Parliamentary Inquiry’s report on the Response to Major Flooding Across NSW in 2022. Read More

Applications open for Fixing Local Roads Program

9 August 2022 The NSW Government has opened applications for Round 4 of the Fixing Local Roads program. Read More

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Events & Training

16 Aug Minute Taking Training 16 Aug 2022 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
16 Aug Planning for Non-Planners 16 Aug 2022 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
17 Aug Improving Your Report Writing 17 Aug 2022 @ 9:00am Interactive Webcast, Find Out More
17 Aug Professional Ethics - Navigating the grey zone 17 Aug - 31 Aug 2022 Interactive Webcast, Find Out More

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