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Shaolin Temple – update

Mayor, Gash is excited to announce the Shaolin Temple cheques received. 23 January 2015     Shoalhaven City Council Mayor,  Joanna Gash said today she was pleased to receive cheques from the Shaolin Foundation for the purchase of Comberton Grange. … Continue reading

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Huskisson Land sale

Council to lodge tender for Huskisson block of land Shoalhaven City Council will lodge a tender on the block of land at 59 Owen Street, Huskisson following Thursday’s Extra Ordinary Council meeting.   Council resolved to enter into the tender … Continue reading

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Nowra Pool developments

Council allocates additional funding for Nowra Pool redevelopment project   Shoalhaven City Council has allocated an additional $1.1 million towards the Nowra Pool redevelopment project at tonight’s Ordinary Meeting.   The additional funding allocation will see Council undertake the renewal … Continue reading

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Nowra Alive 2014

Council launches ‘Nowra Alive’ with $55K kick- off   Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash has officially launched Nowra Alive, with $55,000 in incentive funding, which will see Council collaborating with the community and business in activating Nowra CBD.   … Continue reading

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Gateway Project Gardens – Nowra

                                          Council adopts ‘in principle’ concept design for Gateway Park Shoalhaven City Council has adopted the ‘in principle’ concept design on the Nowra Gateway Park to allow the commencement of community engagement on the long awaited project.   Council also … Continue reading

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Entertainment Centre goes Pink

Mayor, Gash urges support for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre will again be demonstrating its support for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by turning pink throughout the month of October.   Breast cancer remains the most commonly … Continue reading

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Grant funds

Council welcomes $1.87 million AATP funding grant from NSW Government Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash has today welcomed Minister for Illawarra, John Ajaka’s announced $1.87 million funding grant for Council to facilitate further projects at the Albatross Aviation Technology … Continue reading

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Draft Sea level rise policy framework

                         Draft Sea Level Rise Policy and Planning Framework on exhibition   Shoalhaven City Council is inviting comment on the draft South Coast Regional Sea Level Rise Policy and Planning Framework report which has been placed on public exhibition from … Continue reading

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Pets microchipping

                                     Council reminding local residents on need to register and microchip pets Shoalhaven City Council will soon be issuing notices to local pet owners in possession of a dog or cat that is older than six months of age and … Continue reading

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Junction Court Nowra – Event Protocols

                                              Council to place draft Junction Court Event Protocol on public exhibition Shoalhaven City Council has moved to place the … Continue reading

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Householders Asbestos Scheme

                                         Council selected to take part in Householders Asbestos Disposal Scheme   Shoalhaven City Council has been selected to take part in a pilot scheme which will allow for the lower cost disposal of asbestos waste from home renovations and … Continue reading

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Dog off leash trial – comments needed

                                     Council asking residents to have their say on dog off leash trial areas   Shoalhaven City Council is reminding residents that the extended dog off leash winter time trial will continue until 30 September.   During the trial period … Continue reading

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Shoalhaven River – new bridge

Mayor, Gash welcomes announcement of Shoalhaven River bridge crossing location   Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash has welcomed today’s announcement of the preferred location for a new bridge crossing of Shoalhaven River.   NSW Minister for Roads and Freight, … Continue reading

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Shoalhaven Development and Operational Plan 2014/15 – rate rise

Draft Delivery Program & Operational Plan adopted for Public Exhibition     The Draft Delivery Program and Operational Plan 2014-15 has been adopted by Council to be placed on public exhibition from Monday 21 April to Wednesday 28 May 2014 … Continue reading

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Shoalhaven Local Environment Plan 2014 – approved

Shoalhaven Local Environment Plan 2014 officially approved     Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash has welcomed NSW State Government approval of the Shoalhaven Local Environmental Plan 2014 (SLEP 2014) yesterday afternoon.   The new SLEP 2014 replaces Council’s current … Continue reading

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Shoalhaven road projects 2014/15

Shoalhaven Roads Renewal Shoalhaven City Council is renewing roads throughout the City including Pyree Lane, Braidwood Road, Gerroa Road, Coolangatta Road, Woodhill Mountain Road and Bolong Road starting from early May.   Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash said that … Continue reading

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Vincentia shopping centre go ahead

Mayor, Gash welcomes commencement date for Vincentia Shopping Centre   Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash has welcomed news that construction will commence on the $80 million Vincentia Shopping Centre by the end of this year.   Mayor, Gash recently … Continue reading

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Ulludulla Civic Centre- nearing completion

Ulladulla Civic Centre redevelopment nearing completion     Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash has expressed her excitement at the nearing completion of the Ulladulla Civic Centre redevelopment project.   With works continuing on the project, it is anticipated the … Continue reading

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Councils Quarterly Budget Review

Mayor, Gash welcomes reduction in projected budget deficit     Mayor, Joanna Gash has welcomed a projected budget deficit reduction as illustrated in the December Quarterly Budget Review.    The quarterly review provides analysis of Council’s annual budget to better … Continue reading

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NOwra pool – upgrade

First sod turned on upgrade of Nowra Swimming Centre     Shoalhaven City Council Mayor, Joanna Gash today joined Member for South Coast, Shelley Hancock in turning the first sod on the upgrade of the Nowra Swimming Centre.   The … Continue reading

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