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Average residential water bill reduction recommended

Central Coast Council has recommended average residential water bills be reduced across the Coast, from July 1, 2019, in its submission on the review of water, sewerage and stormwater drainage prices.Council lodged the submission to…



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Councillor Hogan calls for leadership on youth employment

As the region’s largest employer, Central Coast Council needs to show leadership and provide more apprenticeships, traineeships and internships, according to Councillor, Jillian Hogan.Hogan, who works in the community sector, said unemployment is “the key…


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30 square kilometre overland flood study underway

Central Coast Council has commissioned engineering consultants BMT to undertake an overland flood study for each of the catchments within the Local Government Area (LGA) that flow into Lake Macquarie.The flood study forms an initial…


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Draft affordable housing strategy on exhibition

An innovative new strategy will address housing insecurity on the Central Coast, according to Central Coast Council.Council has placed the region’s first Draft Affordable and Alternative Housing Strategy on public exhibition, and is inviting Coast…


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Comment sought on draft plans

Central Coast Council’s commitment to creating a vibrant active transport network has been outlined in comprehensive plans for the future of the region’s footpaths, bike paths and shared paths.A range of proposed pathway projects across…