CONFIDENTIAL costings relating to the ongoing Gawler Civic Centre project have remained secret in order to protect “the best interests of the community”.
Bunyip editor Grady Hudd was given an exclusive tour through the much-anticipated new Gawler Civic Centre last week, where he saw first-hand just how far the project has come.
GAWLER Council is searching for a new operator for the Gawler Civic Centre’s business innovation hub after the company that successfully tendered for the project pulled out of it.
A KUDLA business has been announced as the new operator of the Social Enterprise Café planned for within the redeveloped Gawler Civic Centre.
DEPUTY Mayor Ian Tooley has labelled the Gawler Civic Centre redevelopment project as the “lovechild” of a certain council faction and sector of the community.
GAWLER Council has defended the community engagement processes it conducted on three controversial policy areas, after copping a public spray about its transparency and accountability from Member for Light Tony Piccolo last week.
THE Business Innovation Hub planned for the future Gawler Civic Centre will provide small businesses with ultra-high-speed internet after being selected to link into the State Government’s $7.6 million GigCity fibre network.
GAWLER Council will not reveal whether new “unforeseen” extra costs incurred on its flagship Gawler Civic Centre project will exceed the ratepayer funds it has allocated for it, despite only being half complete.