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TasWater decision a blow for Burnie ratepayers

Burnie City Council is shocked and disappointed by TasWater’s decision to cut annual distributions to owner Council’s to $20 million.

Wetland treatment project well underway

Work on Burnie City Council’s wetland treatment system at the Waste Management Centre is progressing well, with the wetland expected to be completed by the end of October.

Australia Day Awards 2017

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Burnie City Council Australia Day Awards.

Tender Contract 2564 - Ridgley Recreation Ground Irrigation Works

Contractors are invited to tender for the construction of the Ridgley Recreation Ground – Irrigation Works.

Maternity Services announcement welcomed but long overdue

Burnie City Council welcomes the long awaited announcement today of the consolidation of birthing services to the North West Private Hospital on the 1st of November 2016 and the introduction of coordinated ante and post-natal care services at both the Mersey Hospital and North West Regional Hospital and across the region via outreach services. This provides certainty for our communities as they adjust to this significant change in Maternity Service Provision on the Coast.

Councils host Liberal Senate Team Meeting

Burnie City Council, Waratah-Wynyard Council and Circular Head Council today played host to a Liberal Senate Team Meeting at the Wynyard Council Chambers.

UTAS Science Investigation Awards - Judges Wanted!

The UTAS Science Investigation Awards will be held on Thursday 1 September at the UTAS Cradle Coast Campus and Burnie Primary School, and the organisers are on the look-out for some judges!

Burnie LINC - Temporary Closure

The Burnie LINC will be temporarily closed from 12noon Friday 29 July until 9:30am Monday 12 September to allow for renovations to be completed.

Burnie CBD Masterplan

Burnie City Council is encouraging community input and feedback on the draft City Centre Masterplan, recently developed by GHD following a community forum and consultation with local businesses and stakeholders.

Looking after yourself following a traumatic event

The Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce have put together a very useful fact sheet around looking after yourself following a traumatic event.

Opening Up New Possabilities for Burnie

The Burnie City Council has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Possability for the development of an Intensive Support Service on land in Burnie.

New Burnie Aquatic Centre is Family Friendly

The new Burnie indoor swimming pool has seen steady numbers following the opening today.

Landfill Leachate Treatment Wetland Project

Construction of a wetland treatment system at Burnie’s Waste Management Centre (BWMC) is set to commence in April 2016.

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