NOMINATIONS for the Ag Town of the Year award are now open, with Light Regional Council Mayor Bill O’Brien confident one of the region’s grain-producing areas can take out the title.
CIVIL works have begun on the first major housing development of the Roseworthy Township Expansion Project, which will see the area grow by around 800 homes.
LOCAL councils have been given the power to apply to remain genetically-modified (GM) crop-free as part of a deal to lift a 16-year ban on its cultivation.
A BOLD proposal to abolish Gawler Council is the latest escalation in the ongoing stoush over boundaries.
LIGHT Regional Council has challenged state boundary reform legislation, calling for the introduction of ‘qualifying criteria’ or a competency test to be met by any council seeking neighbouring land.
WILLASTON could become the latest suburb subject to a bitter boundary dispute, if Light Regional Council makes good on a threat to its neighbours.
LIGHT Regional Council will be building upon its use of smart technology in Kapunda’s main street precinct with the installation of parking sensors.
ADELAIDE Plains Council (APC) has distanced itself from the boundary expansion plans of Gawler and Barossa Councils, while Light Regional Council (LRC) mayor Bill O’Brien has declared his council would be “unsustainable” if the reforms were successful.