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Council to pursue $15,000 debt from rugby club

Premium Content Council to pursue $15,000 debt from rugby club

The amount relates to water consumption and rates from July 2019 onwards, when the...

River St duplication hits milestone

Premium Content River St duplication hits milestone

On Monday, council will lay asphalt pavement to the westbound lane between Quays...

Major road to remain closed for at least three months

Premium Content Major road to remain closed for at least three months

Approximately 1300 vehicles a day will be affected by ongoing flood-related...

Roads update: what remains closed

Roads update: what remains closed

The sun may be out but some roads are still closed due to flooding or other...

Roads update: what remains closed

Roads update: what remains closed

The sun may be out but some roads are still closed due to flooding or other...

Upgrade to intersection with ’significant’ crash history

Premium Content Upgrade to intersection with ’significant’ crash history

Council acknowledged that the intersection is complex “and has a significant...

Closed or open? Latest Northern Rivers road update

Closed or open? Latest Northern Rivers road update

Update on road closures around the Northern Rivers and Tweed.

Council commits to 100% green energy target

Premium Content Council commits to 100% green energy target

Goals qualified by council staff as “ambitious but achievable”

Community will leave their mark in the park at coastal village

Premium Content Community will leave their mark in the park at coastal...

Water dragons, banksia flowers, waves, sunshine and ice creams will be featured in...

Shops, ‘modest’ supermarket planned for Ballina

Premium Content Shops, ‘modest’ supermarket planned for Ballina

Landowners and council may discuss a voluntary planning agreement

Council to discuss 44-dwelling beachfront development

Premium Content Council to discuss 44-dwelling beachfront development

Council documents listed objections to the proposal

Team behind the new Lennox Head markets revealed

Premium Content Team behind the new Lennox Head markets revealed

The new management team is working to restart the popular event soon

Ballina council criticised for destroying seagrass for beach

Premium Content Ballina council criticised for destroying seagrass for beach

"As if Ballina doesn't have enough pieces of sand to lie on."

Valuation of pub’s ‘airspace’ on the runway this week

Premium Content Valuation of pub’s ‘airspace’ on the runway this week

Council is confident the action will not delay sale of the hotel

Council gets tough with new wedding venue rules

Premium Content Council gets tough with new wedding venue rules

Changes are proposed in order to minimise "adverse impacts"

‘Airspace’ may delay $40M sale of popular coastal pub

Premium Content ‘Airspace’ may delay $40M sale of popular coastal pub

Council decided to request a new valuation on the "airspace"

Why business leader asked husband to talk at women's event

Premium Content Why business leader asked husband to talk at women's event

Chamber president defends controversial IWD decision

‘Snippet of white man’s history’ set to be demolished

Premium Content ‘Snippet of white man’s history’ set to be demolished

Ballina councillors rejected a motion to keep Lennox Head pavilion

Council rejects motion to divest from fossil fuel industry

Premium Content Council rejects motion to divest from fossil fuel industry

In November 2020, Council had 64 per cent of its investments with fossil...

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