Council’s draft budget for 2017-18 is currently on display. Community members are invited to view the document and provide feedback.
The draft budget aims to enable Council to continue moving forward on existing and new initiatives while also maintaining a high standard of service delivery. Council maintains excellent levels of service in many areas such as Health and Community Care, provision of Parks and Gardens, and waste management services, amongst others.
The budget and prescribed information is available to download here, and printed copies are available for inspection at the Shire Office, Nolan Street Maryborough from Friday 31 March 2017 between 8:30am and 5:00pm until close of business Wednesday 17 May 2017.
Copies of the budget will also be available for inspection between 3 April and 17 May 2017, during normal business hours, at the following locations;
Pursuant to Section 129 of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act) any person may make a written submission to the Council on any proposal contained in the budget.
Submissions should be addressed to Chief Executive Officer, Central Goldfields Shire Council, PO Box 194 Maryborough 3465, and must be received by Council before 5pm on Wednesday 17 May 2017.
Submissions will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Act and any person who has made a submission may also indicate they wish to appear in support of their submission when Council meets to adopt the budget at the Ordinary Council meeting 23 May 2017.