Council Welcomes Inland Rail Announcement

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Goondiwindi Mayor Graeme Scheu has welcomed the announcement of the Inland Rail final route, saying the decision allowed Goondiwindi Regional Council to finalise its requests that best suited landholders and residents. “It made little difference to our council where the final route went beyond … [Read more...]

PCYC Finalises Golden Age Lease

Golden Age Centre Goondiwindi

Goondiwindi PCYC will now lease the Golden Age Centre following a decision at the Goondiwindi Council meeting. From Sunday, 1 October 2017, the Golden Age Centre will be under lease to the Goondiwindi PCYC, therefore the PCYC will be looking after operations including bookings. Mayor Graeme … [Read more...]

Council Awards Twin Tenders


Goondiwindi Mayor Graeme Scheu today announced that the tenders for the kerbside collection and the Goondiwindi landfill were awarded to E & E Waste and Proterra Group respectively.   Following the reassessment of financial workings, this proposal showed up as the best result for … [Read more...]

Council Repeals Waste Decision


An independent consultant will now be appointed to review tenders for Goondiwindi Regional Council’s collection of kerbside waste and another for the management of the Goondiwindi landfill site. The decision follows Council’s moves to repeal its July 12 appointment of JJ Richards to the two … [Read more...]

Mayor Outlines Council’s Waste Tender Processes

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In the wake of community discussion concerning this weeks’ Council decision on awarding waste tenders to JJ Richards, Mayor Graeme Scheu outlines some of the key points to the process. Here’s the Mayors’ statement in its entirety. “In April this year, Goondiwindi Regional Council called for … [Read more...]

Council Talks Garbage

JJ Richards waste

Goodniwndi Regional Council has today awarded contracts for the collection of kerbside waste and the management of its Goondiwindi landfill. JJ Richards has won both tenders. The current Council contracts expire on 31 December 2017 and had to be re-designed to include a kerbside recycling … [Read more...]