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Illawarra Mercury
Bradbery hits out at illegal buildingsmost developers conformed to regulations, but the council and residents had lit
Bradbery hits out at illegal buildings
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 hours ago
most developers conformed to regulations, but the council and residents had little recourse for those who didn’t as the Land and Environment Court rarely ruled to demolish buildings. He said the planning rules allowed developers to get away with... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Glen Turner's family satisfied with 'de facto' life sentencecoping is the best way to go," he told media. He said the murder prosecution a
Glen Turner's family satisfied with 'de facto' life sentence
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
coping is the best way to go," he told media. He said the murder prosecution and legal proceedings in the Land and Environment Court for alleged illegal land clearing had put his family under immense financial pressure, and took... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Act of revenge cost Glen Turner his lifethe murder, but Turnbull was "undoubtedly" under increasing financial strain an
Act of revenge cost Glen Turner his life
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
the murder, but Turnbull was "undoubtedly" under increasing financial strain and pressure with several proceedings in the Land and Environment Court, Justice Johnson said Outside court, Turnbull's wife, Robeena avoided media, but son, Grant... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Appeal over 'Bondi hoarders' clean-up order dismissedin a protracted dispute with Waverley Council about the state of their Boonara
Appeal over 'Bondi hoarders' clean-up order dismissed
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
in a protracted dispute with Waverley Council about the state of their Boonara Avenue house for decades. In 2015, the Land and Environment Court granted an order allowing the council to undertake clean-up and demolition works at the house, but... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Council trumps kennel in courtand sounds from the kennel could attract strays and ferals near Helensburgh. W
Council trumps kennel in court
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
and sounds from the kennel could attract strays and ferals near Helensburgh. Wollongong City Council has had a win in the Land and Environment Court (LEC) over a Helensburgh landowner’s bid to build a dog boarding kennel facility on... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Glen Turner's family satisfied with 'de facto' life sentencecoping is the best way to go," he told media. He said the murder prosecution a
Glen Turner's family satisfied with 'de facto' life sentence
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
coping is the best way to go," he told media. He said the murder prosecution and legal proceedings in the Land and Environment Court for alleged illegal land clearing had put his family under immense financial pressure, and took... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Glen Turner's family satisfied with 'de facto' life sentencecoping is the best way to go," he told media. He said the murder prosecution a
Glen Turner's family satisfied with 'de facto' life sentence
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
coping is the best way to go," he told media. He said the murder prosecution and legal proceedings in the Land and Environment Court for alleged illegal land clearing had put his family under immense financial pressure, and took... Read more
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Western Advocate
Borg Panels punished for pollutionBORG Panels at Oberon has been convicted of polluting waterways and fined almos
Borg Panels punished for pollution
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
BORG Panels at Oberon has been convicted of polluting waterways and fined almost $60,000 by the Land and Environment Court. BORG Panels at Oberon has been convicted of polluting waterways and fined almost $60,000 by the Land and Environment... Read more
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Western Advocate
People power could change merger planwas eagerly awaiting the judgement to be handed down in Oberon council’s legal
People power could change merger plan
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
was eagerly awaiting the judgement to be handed down in Oberon council’s legal action against amalgamations in the Land and Environment Court. “We are sitting here waiting for the court decision and, if you’re a sceptic like most Oberon... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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The Young Witness
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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Western Advocate
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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The Border Mail
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegallyhim for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5
Son of killer Ian Turnbull ordered to pay millions for clearing land illegally
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
him for illegal land clearing, has been ordered to carry out repairs worth $4.5 million to one of the family properties. A Land and Environment Court judgment has found Grant Wesley Turnbull was responsible for illegally clearing 508ha of land over... Read more
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11d
Northern Star
New backpackers in Byron on trackof the old Byron Shire Council Chambers in Lawson St has not looked back since
New backpackers in Byron on track
Northern Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the old Byron Shire Council Chambers in Lawson St has not looked back since been given the go ahead following a Land and Environment Court ruling. There will also be a basement car park for 54 cars and the project is expected to be... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Clearing lands Turnbull penalty costing millionsclearing or causing the clearing of native vegetation on parts of his property.
Clearing lands Turnbull penalty costing millions
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
clearing or causing the clearing of native vegetation on parts of his property. In a 28-page judgment handed down in the Land and Environment Court in Sydney, Justice Craig said because of several circumstances identified he couldn’t be satisfied... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Rave organisers silent about deathdoof to the Newton Boyd property at the last minute. Alie Budd from Cairns is
Rave organisers silent about death
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
doof to the Newton Boyd property at the last minute. Alie Budd from Cairns is listed as the first respondent on the Land and Environment Court document, with company Zero DB PTY LTD and Jubullum Aboriginal Land Council also listed as... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallaghermotion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cai
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallagher
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
motion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cairns is listed as the first respondent on the Land and Environment Court document, with company Zero DB PTY LTD and Jubullum Aboriginal Land Council also listed as... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallaghermotion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cai
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallagher
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
motion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cairns is listed as the first respondent on the Land and Environment Court document, with company Zero DB PTY LTD and Jubullum Aboriginal Land Council also listed as... Read more
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Queensland Times
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallaghermotion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cai
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallagher
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
motion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cairns is listed as the first respondent on the Land and Environment Court document, with company Zero DB PTY LTD and Jubullum Aboriginal Land Council also listed as... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallaghermotion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cai
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallagher
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
motion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cairns is listed as the first respondent on the Land and Environment Court document, with company Zero DB PTY LTD and Jubullum Aboriginal Land Council also listed as... Read more
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News Mail
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallaghermotion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cai
'We've lost a beautiful soul': Tributes to David Gallagher
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
motion to have the original event shut down was put online. Alie Budd from Cairns is listed as the first respondent on the Land and Environment Court document, with company Zero DB PTY LTD and Jubullum Aboriginal Land Council also listed as... Read more
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Western Advocate
Toole hits back at plebiscite promiseportfolio. “My position has not changed. The NSW Government is, in principle,
Toole hits back at plebiscite promise
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
portfolio. “My position has not changed. The NSW Government is, in principle, pending the results of legal action in the Land and Environment Court challenging the reform, determined to press ahead with this much-needed change,” he said. “Mr... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Labor’s $20m promise for merger plebiscitescomes up in the future,” he said. Meanwhile, court proceedings initiated by Wa
Labor’s $20m promise for merger plebiscites
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
comes up in the future,” he said. Meanwhile, court proceedings initiated by Walcha with Oberon and Cabonne councils in the Land and Environment court came to a close last week. Walcha withdrew from the case shortly after it was announced it had... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Clearing lands Turnbull penalty costing millionsclearing or causing the clearing of native vegetation on parts of his property.
Clearing lands Turnbull penalty costing millions
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
clearing or causing the clearing of native vegetation on parts of his property. In a 28-page judgment handed down in the Land and Environment Court in Sydney, Justice Craig said because of several circumstances identified he couldn’t be satisfied... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shorten’s merger poll cash splash ‘makes no sense’: Blicavsto dismiss more councils, pending the outcome of legal action. Shellharbour Ci
Shorten’s merger poll cash splash ‘makes no sense’: Blicavs
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
to dismiss more councils, pending the outcome of legal action. Shellharbour City Council currently has a case before the Land and Environment Court as part of its fight to stave off a looming merger with neighbouring Wollongong. “Not only are... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Shorten’s merger poll cash splash ‘makes no sense’: Blicavsto dismiss more councils, pending the outcome of legal action. Shellharbour Ci
Shorten’s merger poll cash splash ‘makes no sense’: Blicavs
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
to dismiss more councils, pending the outcome of legal action. Shellharbour City Council currently has a case before the Land and Environment Court as part of its fight to stave off a looming merger with neighbouring Wollongong. Liberal Party... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Toole not pleased with Shorten's threat to interveneportfolio. “My position has not changed. The NSW Government is, in principle,
Toole not pleased with Shorten's threat to intervene
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
portfolio. “My position has not changed. The NSW Government is, in principle, pending the results of legal action in the Land and Environment Court challenging the reform, determined to press ahead with this much-needed change,” he said. “Mr... Read more
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News.com.au
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSWevent had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSW
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
event had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was granted an injunction by the NSW Land and Environment Court on Friday to prevent the festival from being held at an indigenous reserve in Tabulam, 200km to... Read more
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Perth Now
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSWevent had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSW
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
event had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was granted an injunction by the NSW Land and Environment Court on Friday to prevent the festival from being held at an indigenous reserve in Tabulam, 200km to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSWevent had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSW
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
event had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was granted an injunction by the NSW Land and Environment Court on Friday to prevent the festival from being held at an indigenous reserve in Tabulam, 200km to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSWevent had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSW
Weekly Times / Posted 15 days ago
event had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was granted an injunction by the NSW Land and Environment Court on Friday to prevent the festival from being held at an indigenous reserve in Tabulam, 200km to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSWevent had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was
Ravers dance as man lies dead in north NSW
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
event had been hastily moved to Newton Boyd after Tenterfield Shire Council was granted an injunction by the NSW Land and Environment Court on Friday to prevent the festival from being held at an indigenous reserve in Tabulam, 200km to... Read more
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Western Advocate
A waiting game for OberonOberon Council’s future remains uncertain as it waits for a judgement to be han
A waiting game for Oberon
Western Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Oberon Council’s future remains uncertain as it waits for a judgement to be handed down by the Land and Environment Court on its proposed forced merger with Bathurst. Oberon Council’s future remains uncertain as it waits for a judgement to be handed... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Is Shellharbour City bound for Botany Bay?Illawarra Mercury. THE verdict is still to come. The Shellharbour City Counci
Is Shellharbour City bound for Botany Bay?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
Illawarra Mercury. THE verdict is still to come. The Shellharbour City Council has played its card by appealing to the Land and Environment Court in Sydney opposing the Baird Government’s forced merger with Wollongong. Shellharbour argued on... Read more
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Western Advocate
Greens: We'll help Oberon end mergercandidate for Calare Delanie Sky. Ms Sky’s announcement comes as Oberon Counci
Greens: We'll help Oberon end merger
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
candidate for Calare Delanie Sky. Ms Sky’s announcement comes as Oberon Council awaits a ruling on its legal action in the Land and Environment Court of NSW against the NSW Government’s proposed forced amalgamation between Oberon and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Merger process unfair Shellharbour tells courtwith Wollongong City Council, Shellharbour council has had its day in court. I
Merger process unfair Shellharbour tells court
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
with Wollongong City Council, Shellharbour council has had its day in court. In a day-long hearing on Thursday in the Land and Environment Court, solicitors argued there were problems with the process and reasoning used by the NSW Government’s... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Saliba joins summit of sacked mayorsforced merger agenda,” he said. “Sacking mayors wholesale and leaving communit
Saliba joins summit of sacked mayors
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
forced merger agenda,” he said. “Sacking mayors wholesale and leaving communities without local representation is not the path to better local government.” The Shellharbour City Council’s case was heard in the Land and Environment Court on Thursd... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Saliba joins summit of sacked mayorsforced merger agenda,” he said. “Sacking mayors wholesale and leaving communit
Saliba joins summit of sacked mayors
Kiama Independent / Posted 19 days ago
forced merger agenda,” he said. “Sacking mayors wholesale and leaving communities without local representation is not the path to better local government.” The Shellharbour City Council’s case was heard in the Land and Environment Court on Thursd... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
They stopped the wall but at what cost?following a storm but it was unapproved, so council sought a court order for it
They stopped the wall but at what cost?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
following a storm but it was unapproved, so council sought a court order for its demolition. He fought and won, with the Land and Environment Court dismissing the council’s application to have it demolished. A number of properties in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wednesday, June 8, 2016around Australia and around the world. Keep refreshing the page to see updates
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
around Australia and around the world. Keep refreshing the page to see updates. COUNCIL court costs relating to a recent Land and Environment Court (LEC) proceeding have been called into question. 7.45am CROOKWELL: Crookwell born and raised... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Blame game: Greenies ‘stopped sea wall’following a storm but it was unapproved, so council sought a court order for it
Blame game: Greenies ‘stopped sea wall’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
following a storm but it was unapproved, so council sought a court order for its demolition. He fought and won, with the Land and Environment Court dismissing the council’s application to have it demolished. He said it was ridiculous the council... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mergers’ timing ‘unfortunate’ says ministermerger of Canada Bay, Burwood and Strathfield Councils is on hold while Strathf
Mergers’ timing ‘unfortunate’ says minister
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
merger of Canada Bay, Burwood and Strathfield Councils is on hold while Strathfield Council undertakes legal action in the Land and Environment Court against the move. “If councils want to and there’s a financial reason, that’s fine, but I’m not a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites troubleCommission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the bas
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites trouble
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Commission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the basis for a flood of court cases in the Land and Environment Court brought mainly by councils in Liberal or National strongholds. The councils have alleged the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Toole committed to mergersLEGAL argument in the Land and Environment Court in Sydney continued yesterday
Toole committed to mergers
Western Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
LEGAL argument in the Land and Environment Court in Sydney continued yesterday as the feud between the State Government and several council earmarked for amalgamation, including Oberon, showed no signs of abating. Minister for Local Government and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites troubleCommission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the bas
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites trouble
Daily Liberal / Posted 24 days ago
Commission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the basis for a flood of court cases in the Land and Environment Court brought mainly by councils in Liberal or National strongholds. The councils have alleged the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites troubleCommission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the bas
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites trouble
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
Commission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the basis for a flood of court cases in the Land and Environment Court brought mainly by councils in Liberal or National strongholds. The councils have alleged the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites troubleCommission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the bas
Council mergers: When Mike Baird's government only pretends to listen, it invites trouble
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
Commission. It is partly the conduct of these meetings that has formed the basis for a flood of court cases in the Land and Environment Court brought mainly by councils in Liberal or National strongholds. The councils have alleged the... Read more
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