Latest Local Government NSW News

Democratic representation returns to Armidale
Queanbeyan-Palerang and Bellingen win NSW’S most prestigious local government awards
Sustainability award – Mosman
NSW Budget brings cash injection for councils to support locally led economic recovery
Government welcomes partnership with new ALGA President
City of Sydney Councillor Linda Scott elected ALGA President
Council Decided — Mosman
Councils to revitalise their high streets with new $15 million funding
National Recycling Week highlights need for a NSW recycling refresher course
Councils highlight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community and culture during NAIDOC Week
Weed eradication wins environmental award
All systems go for improving biodiversity in Byron Shire
Council Cleans Up at State Awards in Environmental Excellence
$250 million bushfire funding will enable councils to lead economic recovery
Road works contracts should create local jobs
Council wins award for Biodiversity Conservation Strategy
Awards showcase councils’ outstanding environmental achievements
Water conference highlights way ahead in protecting vital natural resource
Summary of Council’s 12 October Ordinary Meeting
Budget helps councils drive a locally led recovery
Streamlined outdoor dining rules will help local economies – but support funding needed
Council programs nominated for environment awards
Council recognised for its environmental excellence in State Awards
Council recongised for its environmental excellence in State Awards
Councils keeping beaches and green spaces COVID-safe, but need government help
Call for greater support for local arts and culture
New drive to get women to run for council welcomed
New Rate Peg Will Help Maintain Essential Services
Climate change grant applications open for council
NSW councils welcome release of bushfire inquiry findings
Successful community input to GM recruitment
Council’s Engagement Program wins prestigious award
Government’s new Council Code of Conduct brings even greater transparency
Lismore Quad wins Local Government NSW Award
Resumed tree planting extended to villages
Port Macquarie to host vital tourism conference in 2021
Brush it off: true cost of weeds
Local government employees guaranteed economically responsible pay rise over three years under new award
Waste export deadline underlines urgent need for recycling solution
Government’s IPART response will result in fairer council rates
Postponed elections allow councils to focus on critical issues facing their communities
LGNSW announces new chief executive
Pat Dixon 2020 award winners announced
Councils wary of Planning Minister intervention
Proposed rates reform no silver bullet
Council-led local recovery is good for business
Building reforms must not be delayed
Cautious support for fast-track development criteria