LANDFILL OPERATIONS AT GNOWANGERUP, BORDEN & ONGERUP
There has been an increasing problem in our landfill sites with waste being placed in the wrong areas.
DISABILITY ACCESS AND INCLUSION PLAN
The Shire of Gnowangerup has recently completed an extensive consultation process with the local community. The information gathered has been used to develop a new Disability Access and Inclusion Plan for the district - The Shire of Gnowangerup Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2017 – 2021 (DAIP). This plan was endorsed by Council on Wednesday 22nd March 2017.
RARE & ENDANGERED PLANT IN GNOWANGERUP
Did you know that a rare and endangered plant growing in the Shire of Gnowangerup is found nowhere else in the world? Hibbertia priceana is a small shrub that grows to a maximum height of 15cm and spreads up to 20cm x 20cm across. It has hairy grey/green foliage, and bright yellow flowers which are conspicuous in winter. The shrub is difficult to spot when not in flower. It grows on gravelly sandy clay loam soils , and is only found in a very area small area south east of Ongerup. Hibbertia priceana is named after a local farmer (Price).
VEHICLE CONCESSION CUT CAMPAIGN
The State Government is helping itself to your money. In the past, Local Councils were given reduced vehicle registrations, that will be scrapped from July 1, which means your rates bill could go up a truck load.
WANDRRA FUNDING FOR INDIVIDUALS/ SMALL BUSINESS AND PRIMARY PRODUCERS
The Western Australia Natural Disaster and Recovery Arrangements (WANDRRA) is jointly funded by the State and Commonwealth Governments and administered by the Office of Emergency Management (OEM), with assistance from other agencies. Through WANDRRA, the Western Australian and Commonwealth Governments provide help to people who have suffered the direct impact of a proclaimed natural disaster event.
GENTLE EXERCISE HOUR
Do you have limited mobility and want to do water based rehabilitation? Would you like to do some exercise but fear using your local Pool because you find it too busy?
MAINROADS RESEAL PROGRAM 2017 FOR THE SHIRE OF GNOWANGERUP
Mainroads reseal program 2017 for the Shire of Gnowangerup
WORK SCHEDULED FOR THE BORDEN CLEAR WATER TANKS
Water Corporation is undertaking minor works to improve truck access to the water tank in Borden. This will involve extra activity at the site (pictured in the attachment) and some additional truck movement while the ground is cleared for an access track and truck turning circle.
WATERWISE SHOWERHEAD SWAP
Switching to water efficient showerheads can save your household up to 20,000 litres of water a year!
KIDSPORT APPLICATIONS ONLINE
From the 14th November 2016 you can process your KidSport applications online, if you hold a valid Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card.