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QPRC bid to review rural residential zoning — what’s behind it?

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Ratepayers would underwrite a long-running personal campaign  By Maria Taylor with 'Council Watch'. CASH-STRAPPED QUEANBEYAN-Palerang Regional Council (QPRC) is proposing to spend up to $150,000 on a consultancy for a councillor-driven bid to re-assign Palerang rural residential zoning to a more development-friendly designation. This is despite a staff recommendation against the

Greyhound racing: NSW Coalition latest bid for votes?

greyhound racing

IN ANOTHER POLICY backflip, the NSW Liberal-National government is tossing $500,000 of public funding towards a major greyhound racing event dubbed the ‘Million Dollar Chase’. While political backflips by the NSW government have become commonplace in the run up to the March 2019 state election, this latest announcement is surely among

Labor commits $50,000 to Rail Trail, Bungendore to Captains Flat

Labor supports Molonglo rail trail

THE NSW OPPOSITION has pledged to fund a detailed development plan as a critical next step in progressing the Molonglo Rail Trail proposal. The proposed trail passes through the Molonglo Valley showing off the region’s wonderful landscapes. The trail includes the villages of Bungendore, Captains Flat and Hoskinstown and incorporates old