WILLASTON could become the latest suburb subject to a bitter boundary dispute, if Light Regional Council makes good on a threat to its neighbours.
LOCAL councillor Diane Fraser has criticised the “toxic” environment of Gawler Council and demanded more respectful behaviour from elected members.
GAWLER Mayor Karen Redman has slammed an independent report, commissioned by the State Government, into the status of contributory items in the new State Planning and Design Code, saying it failed to alleviate concerns around the future of Gawler’s heritage.
A GAWLER councillor is hoping the development of a mandated grievance procedure will allow council to mend its “toxic environment” in 2020 and may help address the alleged division of elected members.
LOCAL councils have called on residents to stop illegal dumping, with Playford Council estimating it costs the organisation around $900,000 a year to clean up the mess.
THE Gawler & Districts Softball Association (GDSA) wants assurance extra land needed to complete a planned upgrade of Karbeethan Reserve will be acquired prior to the project starting, after Gawler Council settled on a final masterplan for the Evanston Gardens sports ground.
THE final “puzzle piece” of a 12-year Murray Street development has recently obtained more than $850,000 in Federal Government funding – seeing its commencement in 2020.
A DEVELOPER has lodged plans for a 23-home housing development at Willaston, but the Gawler Council assessment panel could shut it down before it gets started.