May 2019

Published a story 22nd May 2019 5:40 PM

LISMORE City Council's general manager says a proposed 31 per cent rate rise is "not fixed" as they wait for feedback from the community.

Will there be job losses as council fixes $6m black hole?

LISMORE City Council's general manager says a proposed 31 per cent rate rise is "not fixed" as they wait for feedback from the community.

Published a story 21st May 2019 8:41 PM

CONTROVERSIAL changes to the delivery program and budget, including plans for a 31 per cent rate hike, will signal the death of Lismore, says one councillor.

'This budget will kill Lismore': Councillor

CONTROVERSIAL changes to the delivery program and budget, including plans for a 31 per cent rate hike, will signal the death of Lismore, says one councillor.

Published a story 20th May 2019 3:12 PM

A 91-YEAR-OLD swimming club claims it won't survive a proposed $14,000 hike in fees.

Swim club drowns in council fees

A 91-YEAR-OLD swimming club claims it won't survive a proposed $14,000 hike in fees.

Published a story 20th May 2019 2:00 PM

IT'S time to say a well-deserved 'thank you' to our hardworking SES volunteers.

Why you should wear orange this Wednesday

IT'S time to say a well-deserved 'thank you' to our hardworking SES volunteers.

Published a story 20th May 2019 1:56 PM

PEOPLE must plan for the next severe weather event 'we have limited renounces and can't help everyone straight away', SES zone commander warns.

How to plan for a severe weather event

PEOPLE must plan for the next severe weather event 'we have limited renounces and can't help everyone straight away', SES zone commander warns.

Published a story 18th May 2019 6:59 AM

WHILE they acknowledge Lismore is in an acute housing shortage, protesters want council to choose another site and leave the North Lismore Plateau alone.

Peaceful protest on controversial housing site

WHILE they acknowledge Lismore is in an acute housing shortage, protesters want council to choose another site and leave the North Lismore Plateau alone.

Published a story 17th May 2019 4:08 PM

A LISMORE Heights landowner says the council has a vendatta against him, but the council says he's costing ratepayers tens of thousands of dollars a day.

Council claims landowner has cost ratepayers millions

A LISMORE Heights landowner says the council has a vendatta against him, but the council says he's costing ratepayers tens of thousands of dollars a day.

Published a story 17th May 2019 12:31 PM

A PEACEFUL protest was held at the North Lismore Plateau development site this morning.

Protest held at site of $45 million housing development

A PEACEFUL protest was held at the North Lismore Plateau development site this morning.

Published a story 17th May 2019 12:05 PM

WHEN it opens in the CBD later this month, the store will feature locally-made craft beers and spirits.

50 beers to be showcased at boutique bottle-shop in Lismore

WHEN it opens in the CBD later this month, the store will feature locally-made craft beers and spirits.

Published a story 17th May 2019 9:04 AM

A BAKERY which was once packed every day, is now shut with no explanation as to its closure.

Mystery surrounds sudden closure of popular bakery

A BAKERY which was once packed every day, is now shut with no explanation as to its closure.

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