Burnie Mayor Anita Dow has urged Tasmanian Health Minister Michael Ferguson against making a political decision about the location of maternity services for the Cradle Coast region.
Burnie City Council has called for action from the Federal and State governments following today’s Transition Taskforce meeting.
As part of the annual Burnie Australia Day Ceremony, outstanding local community members and groups are presented the prestigious Burnie Australia Day Awards.
Last year, Council was advised of some concerns related to a large Himalayan Cedar tree on Mount Street. Concerns included branches overhanging the roadway, ongoing debris with branches falling onto the footpath and neighbouring properties, and damage to adjacent property fences and infrastructure.
Burnie City Council can confirm the transfer of Burnie Children Services to local provider Discovery Early Learning Centres after undergoing an expression of interest process.