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21 Nov 2017   Council Committee Meeting Outcomes - Economic Development, Business and Corporate Committee – November 2017
Dubbo Regional Council held a meeting of the Economic Development, Business and Corporate Committee on Monday 16 October 2017.
21 Nov 2017   Council Committee Meeting Outcomes - Infrastructure, Community and Recreation and Planning, Development and Environment Committees – November 2017
Dubbo Regional Council held meetings of the Planning, Development and Environment Committee, and the Infrastructure, Community and Recreation Committee on Monday 20 November 2017.
17 Nov 2017   Queen’s Baton Relay route announced for the region
Residents from across the region can begin planning for the Queen’s Baton Relay when it reaches the region on 30 January 2018.
16 Nov 2017   Dubbo Regional Council invites community participation in Council committees
Dubbo Regional Council is now seeking representatives to participate in Council committees including the new Wellington Town Assembly to help engage and promote better consultation with the community.
16 Nov 2017   Dubbo Regional Sports Council kicking goals for clubs
Council’s Recreation Coordinator Tracey Whillock said that Dubbo Regional Sports Council have provided funding for a number of projects to improve the sporting facilities in the region in recent months.
15 Nov 2017   Australian Air Force to exercise Freedom of Entry to the City of Dubbo
The 313 City of Dubbo Squadron Australian Airforce Cadets will exercise their Freedom of Entry to the City with a ceremony and parade on Saturday 18 November 2017 from 1:30pm.
15 Nov 2017   MAKE A PLAN B – APPLY FOR FREE CHRISTMAS PARTY TAXI VOUCHERS
Dubbo Chamber of Commerce President, Matt Wright and his staff are planning on a safe and happy Christmas party this year with thanks to Dubbo Regional Council’s Plan B - Taxi Home campaign.
10 Nov 2017   End of successful partnership opens door for new opportunities
After an enormously successful three year contract, Caltex Australia will no longer hold the naming rights to Caltex Park, which Dubbo Regional Council Manager of Recreation and Open Space Ian McAlister said will now revert to the previous name, Apex Oval.
10 Nov 2017   First and second rate instalment due this month
Council wishes to remind ratepayers that both the first and second rate instalments for 2017/2018 are payable by November 30.
10 Nov 2017   Inaugural event to stimulate economy and showcase facilities
Mayor of Dubbo Regional Council Ben Shields has welcomed the players and spectators in Dubbo for the NSW Indigenous Touch Championships, a locally grown event organised by the Western Aboriginal Health Corporation in Wellington.
9 Nov 2017   Nominate an outstanding citizen for Australia Day Awards 2018
Dubbo Regional Council is seeking nominations from the community of outstanding citizens to be recognised in the 2018 Australia Day Awards for Dubbo and Wellington.
26 Oct 2017   Fine amnesty in place during November
November 2017 is ‘No Fines’ month at all branches of Macquarie Regional Library. Fines will be wiped with no questions asked when overdue books, DVDs, CDs and magazines are returned to the library during November.
25 Oct 2017   Road closure necessary to complete roundabout
Dubbo Regional Council wishes to advise that the Mitchell Highway (Wellington Road), between Sheraton Road and the Windsor Parade Link Road will be temporarily closed at night to all traffic from Monday 30 October to Saturday 4 November, with traffic control measure in place from 6:00pm till 6.00am (weather permitting).
24 Oct 2017   Council Meeting Outcomes – October 2017
Dubbo Regional Council held its ordinary Council meeting on Monday 23 October 2017, in Dubbo.
24 Oct 2017   City to welcome its newest residents
Dubbo Regional Council will welcome new comers to the city at the popular Dubbo New Residents’ Night to be held Thursday 9 November 2017, at the Macquarie Regional Library from 6pm.
20 Oct 2017   Wellington Town Assembly top of agenda item for first Ordinary Council meeting
The first Ordinary meeting of Dubbo Regional Council to be held on Monday 23 October will consider a proposal to form a Wellington Town Assembly.
18 Oct 2017   Batonbearers prepare to share the dream of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) has announced the 18 local batonbearers from Dubbo and Wellington who will carry the Queen’s Baton during the 100-day countdown to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
17 Oct 2017   Council Committee Meeting Outcomes – October 2017
Dubbo Regional Council held meetings of the Planning, Development and Environment Committee, and the Infrastructure, Community and Recreation Committee on Monday 16 October 2017.
17 Oct 2017   Results of Elections of Chair of Council Standing Committees
Dubbo Regional Council held meetings of its three Standing Committees on Monday (16 October) and Councillors Greg Mohr and Stephen Lawrence were elected unopposed as Chairpersons for the Mayoral term (two years).
16 Oct 2017   Dubbo Regional Livestock Markets recognised for Excellence in Work, Healthy and Safety
Dubbo Regional Livestock Markets (DRLM) has been recognised for demonstrating outstanding excellence in Work, Health and Safety at the 2017 Regional Australia Bank Rhino Awards held by the Dubbo Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. on Friday, 13 October 2017.

Last Edited: 21 Nov 2017

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