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Council considers making a submission about Sporties

Central Coast Council will consider whether it will make its submission to the Joint Regional Planning Panel, in addition to its planning staff’s assessement. Mayor Jane Smith has called for the assessment report to be…


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Solar business claims to have been misrepresented

The proprietor of a solar installation business has claimed he has been misrepresented in a Peninsula News article published on page 8 of edition 437 entitled “Caution urged with door-to-door solar salesmen”. Smart Energy Group…


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Scientific paper written about our cultured pearls

A scientific paper about cultured pearls grown in Woy Woy has appeared in the international journal, Gems and Gemology. Researchers from Macquarie University and Johannes Gutenberg University in Germany have written about their findings a…


Playgroup calls on Council to justify herbicide use

Members of the Nature Play Group from the Peninsula Environment Group have called on Central Coast Council to justify use of a scheduled herbicide in the “drainage easement” adjacent to Neera Rd, Umina. The playgroup…


Holstein lists Peninsula roadworks

Deputy mayor Cr Chris Holstein has responded to criticism of lack of road maintenance on the Peninsula. He said Central Coast Council had scheduled work for the coming 12 months including resealing, initial design works…