THE Kapunda Senior Citizens Club, three unsealed roads and the Freeling Agricultural, Recreational and Multi-use (FARM) centre will be upgraded via the $1 million in federal drought funding received by Light Regional Council (LRC) last month.
FORMER Adelaide Plains councillor Mark Wasley has defeated incumbent Tony Flaherty, former deputy mayor Mel Lawrence and challenger Chris Starrs to take the top job as mayor.
SEVENTEEN candidates will vie for 10 councillor positions with Light Regional Council during the 2018 Local Government elections.
KAPUNDA’S Bill O’Brien has confirmed his intent to stand for re-election as Light Regional Council mayor, submitting his nomination last week.
WITH 54 marathons aready under his belt, Light Regional Council mayor Bill O’Brien will be among the thousands arriving in the Barossa this October to take part in the Runaway Barossa Marathon.
A $4.8 MILLION multi-purpose centre in Freeling is set to boost agriculture, and provide a much-needed indoor sporting and meeting facility, after the project was last week awarded a significant grant.
THE Freeling Hub has become an important asset to the local community since opening, servicing around 60 people a month, and recently celebrated its one-year anniversary.