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Update on Council managed halls, centres and sporting grounds

Council managed Community Halls and centres are now available for hire and can occupy up to 20 people, or one person per 4 square metres for the entire building (not each room/area). This includes the following: •             Yass Memorial Hall (Main Hall & Kitchen annex only) •             Murrumbateman Recreation Grounds Community Hall •             Yass Community …

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Applications are now open for Local Heritage Grants

Applications for Yass Valley Council’s 2020/2021 Local Heritage Grants Program are now open with $19,000 in funding available for heritage conservation projects. Local Heritage Grants aim to contribute to the preservation of structures of historical value and to foster positive attitudes towards heritage and conservation. In 2019, six groups received Heritage Grants across the Yass …

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$3.6 million funding boost to build a new bridge on Shingle Hill Way

Yass Valley Council has received $3.6 million in funding from the NSW Government to undertake the realignment and replacement of a low level crossing with a concrete bridge structure on Shingle Hill Way. The successful grant of $3,600,053 from the NSW Fixing Country Roads Grant Program will allow Council to upgrade the sub-standard section of …

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NSW regional travel restrictions to be relaxed

The NSW Government has confirmed regional travel in the state will be allowed for any reason, including holidays, from June 1. Cultural institutions like museums, art galleries and libraries will also be allowed to open from the same date. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian had remained cautious about lifting travel restrictions despite introducing more relaxed measures …

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