Public Notices

NOTICE OF SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING
Posted September 10, 2021 NOTICE OF SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING

A Special Council Meeting of the Shire of Plantagenet will be held on Thursday 21 October 2021 at 3.00pm in the Council Chambers, Shire Administration Centre, Lowood Road, Mount Barker.

ROTARY VOCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2022
Posted August 18, 2021 ROTARY VOCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2022

The Australia Day Rotary Vocational and Shire of Plantagenet Australia Day WA Citizen of the Year Award nominations are now open. Every community has local heroes, this is an opportunity for you to recognise the individuals and groups making outstanding contributions in the local community.

Close of Enrolments - Local Government Elections
Posted August 10, 2021 Close of Enrolments - Local Government Elections

You may be eligible to be enrolled to vote in the local government elections on 16 October 2021 if you live in or are an owner or occupier of rateable property in the Shire of Plantagenet.

Personal Medical Waste is NOT to be Recycled
Posted July 15, 2021 Personal Medical Waste is NOT to be Recycled

Cleanaway have notified us of the occurrence of personal medical waste being found in household Co-mingled recycling bins.

Thank You Public Assistance Following Storm on 21 June 2021
Posted June 30, 2021 Thank You Public Assistance Following Storm on 21 June 2021

Following the storm which took place in the Great Southern Region on Sunday 20 June and Monday 21 June 2021, the Council would like to sincerely thank the many residents and landholders who gave their time and used their own equipment to remove trees and debris from Shire roads.

Empowering Plantagenet Seniors - Best of the Nation!
Posted May 3, 2021 Empowering Plantagenet Seniors - Best of the Nation!

Amongst a challenging year with the covid pandemic one group of local volunteers have made a huge difference to the lives of others in the Plantagenet community - so much so they have been recognised at the national level with a Special Commendation Award by Relationships Australia in the Neighbour Day 2021 Communities Connected Initiative.

Porongurup Water Supply - Lower Great Southern Towns Water Supply Scheme
Posted March 18, 2021 Porongurup Water Supply - Lower Great Southern Towns Water Supply Scheme

In December 2020, Water Corporation wrote to residents located in and immediately around the Porongurup township to inform them about a change to their drinking water supply from Bolganup Dam to carted water from the Lower Great Southern Towns Water Supply Scheme (LGSTWSS). Customers living outside of the Porongurup township along Porongurup Road will continue to receive Bolganup Dam water, as outlined in their Non-standard Water Service Agreement. Shire of Plantagenet standpipes along Porongurup Road and Albany Highway will continue to receive Bolganup Dam water for irrigation and firefighting. Who can I contact for more information? • Visit watercorporation.com.au/porongurup • Water Corporation Project Manager, Locky Wilson on 0430 985 959 or Locky.Wilson@watercorporation.com.au • Water Corporation Community Engagement Advisor, Felicity Wood on (08) 9420 3265 or Felicity.Wood@watercorporation.com.au

Replacement Wastewater Pipeline - Mount Barker
Posted March 18, 2021 Replacement Wastewater Pipeline - Mount Barker

To improve Mount Barker’s wastewater system, Water Corporation is planning to construct a new wastewater pipeline between the Mount Barker Wastewater Treatment Plant on Bunker Street and woodlot near Mondurup Street. If you would like further information on this project, please contact Advisor Community Engagement, Felicity Wood on email: Felicity.Wood@watercorporation.com.au or phone: 08 9420 3265.

Recycling: Where does it go?
Posted March 17, 2021 Recycling: Where does it go?

‘Recycling is one of the most important ways to protect the environment, reducing waste bound for landfill and reusing non-renewable materials… recycling today will leave the planet in a better pace for future generations.’ Ecocycle 2018.

Scheme water cannot be guaranteed during a bushfire
Posted February 9, 2021 Scheme water cannot be guaranteed during a bushfire

Water Corporation is prepared for bushfire season. However, we cannot guarantee that water pressure or water supply will be maintained in the event of a bushfire.

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