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Population growth high on agenda for Wakefield

2 June 2017 (amended: 2 June 2017)
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Multi-million dollar disasters!

29 May 2017 (amended: 29 May 2017)
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Wakefield welcomes works by State Government

23 May 2017 (amended: 16 May 2017)
Wakefield Regional Council welcomes local road improvements by the State Government as part of the Upper Yorke Peninsula Regional Road Network Upgrade Program.
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Remembering Pinery Bushfire Victim through Visual Art

2 May 2017
Wakefield Regional Council supports community-led project to develop a commemorative mosaic couch in memory of Pinery fire victim, Janet Hughes.
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Wakefield named Best SA Regional Council Campaigner

20 April 2017
Wakefield Regional Council has once again been titled the Best SA Regional Council Campaigner for National Asbestos Awareness month.
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Growing our own...that's people not produce!

12 April 2017
Wakefield Regional Council is proudly participating in a regional funding program, offering a two-year traineeship opportunity for a young South Australian.
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End the freeze on financial assistance grants

4 April 2017
Commonwealth must honour its promise to Wakefield Regional Council community
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Minister officially opening local commemorative trail

4 April 2017
The small town of Halbury will encounter political and community activity as Minister Leon Bignell, Recreation & Sport and Tourism, officially opens the Shamus Liptrot Cycling Trail.
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More flexibility for development in Wakefield region

29 March 2017 (amended: 16 March 2017)
Amendments to Wakefield Regional Council’s Development Plan have been approved, allowing broader options for development.
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Council waives rubbish fees for good cause

29 March 2017 (amended: 16 February 2017)
Participants for Clean up Australia Day will once again have their waste transfer station disposal fees waived by Wakefield Regional Council.
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Road maintenance under Council review

29 March 2017 (amended: 14 February 2017)
No stone will be left unturned now that Wakefield Regional Council has formed an Infrastructure Committee to manage plans and budgets for Council’s roads and assets.
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Wakefield winners of the 2017 Australia Day Awards announced

29 March 2017 (amended: 24 January 2017)
Outstanding community member Diane Spence has been declared as Wakefield Regional Council’s Citizen of the Year, and local community initiative ‘Friday Food Drop’ has been awarded as the region’s Event of the Year.
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Bushfire water tanks for key communities

29 March 2017 (amended: 16 December 2016)
Following the Pinery fire, Council has declared support for the “Kick in for Pinery” fundraiser to install emergency water tanks within the Council area.
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