AUSTRALIA DAY 2018 CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARDS NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN
The Citizen of the Year Awards provide a great opportunity to recognise those within our community who work tirelessly, often with little recognition, for the betterment of our community.
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORDINARY ELECTION CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
An Ordinary Postal Election will be held on Saturday, 21 October 2017 in the Shire of Gnowangerup to fill the following vacancies:
4 year term
Nominations Open on Thursday, 7 September 2017
Nominations Close at 4:00pm Thursday, 14 September 2017
ADJUSTMENTS TO SHIRE OF GNOWANGERUP 2017/18 BUDGET
The WA Local Government Grants Commission advised in August 2017 that the final Financial Assistance Grants (FAGs) cash allocation to Western Australia is lower than originally advised by the Commonwealth in the May estimates. This is primarily as a result of new Census data becoming available in June.
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORDINARY ELECTION, CLOSE OF ENROLEMENTS
Local Government Ordinary Election
Close Of Enrolments
Roll Close: 5:00 pm Friday, 1 September 2017
The Shire of Gnowangerup will coordinate a Drum Muster on the following dates:
ONGERUP - Thursday 21st September 2017
BORDEN - Friday 22nd September 2017
2017 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS
The Shire of Gnowangerup Local Government Elections will be held on Saturday 21st October 2017 to fill the following vacancies:
- 5 Councillor positions each for a 4 year term
To assist you in making a decision to stand for council the Shire of Gnowangerup will be conducting a community presentation on “what’s involved in being a councillor”.
AUDIT COMMITTEE MEETING
The Shire of Gnowangerup hereby gives Local Public Notice of the next Audit Committee Meeting of Council to be held on Wednesday 23rd August 2017 in the Council Chambers, Shire of Gnowangerup commencing at 3:00pm.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
ONGERUP LIBRARY CHANGE OF HOURS TO WEDNESDAYS 10AM – 4PM
Gail Vaux Ongerup Librarian will leave her role as Ongerup Librarian as of July 20th 2017. Gail has been Librarian at Ongerup for 17 years and her service to the community has been recognized by her longevity in the role. We wish Gail all the best in her future endeavors.
FREE DOG AND CAT REGISTRATIONS
The Shire of Gnowangerup are offering:
Free Cat and Dog Registrations
1st August to 31st October 2017
COUNCIL MEETING DATES 2017
Council at its Ordinary Meeting on 24th August 2016, Resolved to hold Ordinary Meetings of Council commencing at 3:30pm on the following dates: