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TasWater takeover

Burnie City Council Mayor Anita Dow believes that Friday’s announcement by the Treasurer that a State Government takeover of TasWater was under active consideration was a calculated move by the State Government and the Treasurer.

Romaine Reserve - Partial Closure

Council wishes to advise that dam upgrade works are scheduled to commence on Monday 20 February 2017.

Council and BCCI wait for news on International Container Terminal

Burnie City Council and the Burnie Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) are buoyed by the news that Tasports and DP World are furthering their discussions regarding the development of an international container terminal in the Port of Burnie.

Proposed New By-Laws - Parking By-Law and Waste Collection and Waste Management By-Law

Public comment is invited for two proposed new by-laws:

State Budget submissions

Burnie City Council has written to, and met with Treasurer Peter Gutwein, outlining details of key projects for consideration as part of the 2017 State Budget.

Local schools benefit from Schools Waste Education Fund

Three local primary schools are set to benefit as they become recipients of grants from the School Waste Education Fund, a joint program offered by Cleanaway, in collaboration with Burnie City Council.

Norwegian Star cancels Burnie visit

Burnie’s fifteenth cruise ship of the season, Norwegian Star, has been forced to cancel its scheduled visit to Burnie on Thursday 9 February due to mechanical issues.

Offiical opening of Burnie Tennis Court upgrade

The official opening of the Burnie Tennis Court upgrade will be held on Saturday 4 February 2017, coinciding with the final day of play of the 2017 Caterpillar Burnie International.

Australia Day Award winners

As part of the annual Burnie Australia Day ceremony, outstanding local community members and groups are presented the prestigious Burnie Australia Day Awards for Citizen, Young Citizen and Community Event of the Year.

Australia Day Celebrations 2017

Come along and join in the 2017 Burnie Australia Day celebrations.

Community invited to provide feedback

Burnie City Council has released two key planning documents in their Final Draft Stage, and is inviting public comment.

Sets by the Sea Update

Burnie City Council has today announced that it is unable to provide a permit for the Sets by the Sea event scheduled to be held at Council’s West Beach reserve on 10 December 2016.

2015-16 Annual Report

The 2015-16 Burnie City Council Annual Report is now available for download, or copies can be collected from Council's City Offices - 80 Wilson Street, Burnie.

Emu River flooding the focus of Burnie flood submission

In the wake of the June flood event which caused significant damage and disruption to businesses and residents in the River Road industrial area, Burnie City Council has made a submission to the State Government’s Flood Review Enquiry.

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