Thursday 29th June 2017
Council awards funds to 59 community projects
Tuesday 27th June 2017
State budget delivers road and infrastructure funding for Shire
Monday 3rd July 10:30am - 12:30pm
Opening Ceremony - NAIDOC Week
Tuesday 4th July 10:30am - 12:00pm
Finding Food in the Forest - NAIDOC Week - Morning Session
Council understands that trees are living assets, subject to growth, decline and decay. As assets, Council manages them by adopting a holistic approach that plans for maintaining and renewing trees within designated levels of service. With this in mind, Council Arborists, categorise maintenance interventions in the following order, to facilitate decision-making and allow for the best prioritisation of Council resources:
The process for tree maintenance requests is as follows:
Please note: The work release will depend on the available budget and the priority of the works. If the job is an emergency Council will complete the works outside the Monthly Work Release.
Council is responsible for managing and maintaining many thousands of trees located on roads, streets and in parks across the shire. As a result, Council must prioritise work to ensure that resources are committed to the most important tasks and work requests.
Types of pruning/tree maintenance tasks Council will complete:
Generally, tree maintenance will not be carried out in these situations: