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2017 Local Government Elections
26 August 2017

Nominations open: 14 July
Nominations close: 3 August

News from the region

The March 2017 edition of the Central Desert News is out now! In this edition we have stories on preventing water shortages, new funding for community housing, Atitjere road works and much more. You will also read about the heavy rains during December/January and the impact it had to the Council's region. Follow this link to see the newsletter as an online document.   Do you want to receive the newsletter...
With record rain falls across the Region in December and January, grass levels are at a critical point.  Council is currently allocating all available resources to slashing, mowing and grading fire breaks, however it is predicting that a problematic fire season will follow in a few months when vegetation dries out. Residents and landowners are asked to ensure that grass is kept low around houses and other...
In recent strategic planning sessions, the Community Services Directorate has been exploring ways to provide culturally safe services that recognise the benefits of intergenerational interaction to promote community wellbeing.  The premise is that an integrated intergenerational model is the most effective way of delivering better “cradle to grave” services.  It is envisaged that an integrated model will...
Many of Council's services were put under strain and/or interrupted as a result of the heavy rain event that occurred in December and January across the entire region.All of Council's roads were closed at some stage which is unprecedented in Council's eight year history. Council's Works staff worked long and challenging hours to ensure road safety by assessing and monitoring road damage and closing and...