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2014 Council Elections

17 September 2014
Congratulations to Mayor Peter Hunt who has been provisionally elected unopposed as Mayor. Council has received 11 nominations for the eight positions of area councillor. Elections will be conducted by postal voting. The 11 candidates (in ballot order) are: 1. Linc Gore 2. Andrew Kassebaum 3. David Waterman 4. Trevor Scott 5. Tom Towle 6. Mike Fuller 7. Margaret Evans 8. Kingson Selvaraj 9. David Andrew 10. Stephen Lynch 11. Rhonda Centofanti. Current Councillors, Bruce Richardson and Vicki Beech, did not seek re election, with Trevor Chapple and Michelle Campbell resigning prior to the election.

Public Consultation amended Draft By-law No. 6 - Cats

4 September 2014

August Council meeting

28 August 2014
Spring is coming! The August Council meeting on Tuesday night reflected this with confirmation of the Hayden Stoeckel Swimming Pool upgrade, approval for a mobile fish and chip van along our river and lake front and road closure notifications for upcoming events, Berri Resort Hotel Murray Man and Riverland Food and Wine Festival.

Expressions of Interest for Pool Management

22 August 2014
Council is seeking ‘Expressions of Interest’ from suitably resourced and qualified organisations or individuals for the management of the Hayden Stoeckel Swimming Centre, Coombe Street, Berri.

Waste Collection Service Disruptions

20 August 2014
Transpacific have confirmed they are resuming bin collection services in our area and will continue to work over the weekend to clear the back log. Priorities will be domestic collections and the general waste or red bin with green waste or green bins to follow. Continue to leave your bins out for collection. Thank you for your ongoing patience and understanding.

Did you know?

1 August 2014
In South Australia we have an emergency alert system that may provide advice or warning information on specific incidents or events. Alert SA' (has been operational for some time now) provides the public (by mobile, land line - and media) with emergency messages, that may include extreme weather (both heat and storms) and is populated by the CFS, MFS and SAPOL. You can find out more or view a combination of social media feeds from all emergency services by following the link below