Weddin Shire Council

Council News - 28 April 2021

Dates to Note

Friday 30 April 2021 - Recycling collection (Grenfell East)
Monday 3 May 2021 - Recycling collection (Grenfell West)


Street Stalls

Friday 30 April 2021   CEF Grenfell
Saturday 1 May 2021   Nil


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POSITIONS VACANT

Council is currently inviting applications for the following positions: -

Position

Salary

Closing Date

Customer Service Officer (Temporary up to 6 months)

Up to $904.30 per week

9.5% superannuation

Friday 7 May 2021

Trainee Biosecurity Officer (Limited duration appointment up to 2 years)

Up to $713.80 per week

9.5% superannuation

Friday 28 May 2021

Further information and position descriptions detailing the selection criteria can be obtained from Council’s Employment webpage or by contacting Council’s Administration Office during business hours via Ph: (02) 6343 1212 or Email:

Applications will be received up until 5:00pm on the relevant closing date.


SERVICE NSW - DINE & DISCOVER VOUCHERS AND REGIONAL SENIORS TRAVEL CARD HELP

Residents are advised that representatives from Cowra Service NSW (SNSW) will be attending Grenfell on Friday 14 May 2021 from 10:00am to assist with Dine & Discover NSW vouchers as well as regional seniors travel cards.

This will afford residents the opportunity to apply for Dine & Discover NSW vouchers and/or regional seniors travel cards online with the assistance of dedicated SNSW staff.


ESSENTIAL ENERGY COMMUNITY CHOICES PROGRAM 2021

Residents are advised that nominations for Essential Energy’s Community Choices program for 2021 are now open.

A total of $175,000 will be shared amongst eligible charities, registered not-for-profit groups and community groups across 20 zones in the Essential Energy network area, with funding of up to $2,500 per group. The amount of money received by each group is determined by how many community votes they receive via the online voting platform.

Further information is available online at https://www.essentialenergy.com.au/choices

Nominations will be received up until 5pm Monday 10 May 2021. Community voting will take place between 9am Tuesday 18 May 2021 and 5pm Monday 31 May 2021.


CHEMICAL CLEANOUT

Residents are advised that Council, in collaboration with NetWaste will be holding a Household Chemical CleanOut Day for Weddin Shire on Tuesday 4 May 2021 from 10am until 1pm.

Residents are encouraged to clear out unwanted hazardous chemicals from around the home and correctly dispose of them for free at the Grenfell Waste Depot. The following will be accepted at the drop off point:

Only household quantities will be accepted (20L or 20kg, except for paint of which 100L will be accepted in 20L containers). Residents are asked to transport materials carefully and remain in their vehicles at the collection site.

Further information is available online at www.cleanout.com.au


NOTICE OF WORKS

Residents are hereby advised that Council will be carrying out works in a number of locations as follows: -

Location

Details of works

Expected duration

Hunters Bridge over Tyagong Creek on Henry Lawson Way (Young Road)

Bridge remediation

26/04/2021 – 24/05/2021

SH17 (Newell Highway), Marsden

Repair of concrete pavement with asphalt

27/04/2021 – 29/04/2021

Henry Lawson Way (Young Road) - from Cemetery entrance towards Young for 2km

Reseal

27/04/2021 – 28/04/2021

Back Piney Range Road – 6km from intersection with Mid Western Highway

Culvert replacement

03/05/2021 – 30/06/2021

Existing Company Dam Amenities site

Construction works

03/05/2021 – 30/06/2021

Mary Gilmore Way – from 15km out of Grenfell towards Bimbi for 5km

Crack sealing

04/05/2021 – 07/05/2021

During these works residents can expect heavy machinery to be active and as such traffic control will be in place; travellers should allow for short delays and possible detours. Some noise and dust disturbance is expected due to the use of various plant and equipment onsite, however any impact to residents will be minimised where possible.

Please direct any queries or concerns to Council’s Engineering department during business hours Ph: (02) 6343 1212.

Council apologises for any inconvenience caused.


APPROVED DEVELOPMENTS – APRIL 2021

In accordance with Section 101 of the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979, public notice is hereby given that Council, at its April 2021 meeting or by delegation has approved the following Development Applications; and are advertised for public information:

DA 4/2021

Applicant:

Mrs B A Stonestreet

Purpose:

Gas Bottle Refill

Property:

LOT: 789 DP: 1267735

16 Yorke Street

GREENETHORPE NSW 2809

DA 7/2021

Applicant:

Mr T J Dun

Purpose:

Shed

Property:

LOT: 1225 DP: 754578

1A Hilder Road

GRENFELL NSW 2810

DA 10/2021

Applicant:

Mr J W Barker

Purpose:

Change of Use – Coffee Shop & Nursery

Property:

LOT: 1 DP: 982040

LOT: Y DP: 375918

Main Street

GRENFELL NSW 2810

DA 13/2021

Applicant:

Andy’s Design and Drafting

Purpose:

Alterations & Additions to Dwelling

Property:

LOT: 105 DP: 1173339

284 Goodes Lane

GRENFELL NSW 2810

DA 14/2021

Applicant:

Weddin Shire Council

Purpose:

Signage

Property:

LOT: 11 SEC: 31 DP: 758473

West Street

GRENFELL NSW 2810

DA 15/2021

Applicant:

Mr R G Dixon

Purpose:

Swimming Pool & Deck

Property:

LOT: 1 SEC: G DP: 6279

14 Main Road

GREENETHORPE NSW 2809

DA 2/2021

Applicant:

Mr LP & Mrs L Devalk

Purpose:

Swimming Pool

Property:

LOT: 386 DP: 754578

5005 Henry Lawson Way

GRENFELL NSW 2810


Authorised by

PO Box 125

GRENFELL  NSW  2810

GLENN CARROLL

GENERAL MANAGER