GAWLER South has been named one of the state’s areas with the highest obesity rates, along with a number of areas in the Playford Council region.
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.
ADELAIDE United has denied it attempted to replace a paid role at its Elizabeth Grove training ground with local volunteers, after backlash from fans.
PLAYFORD Council is exposed to “corruption, misconduct or maladministration” due to several questionable policies and procedures, an independent authority has found.
A GAWLER councillor has echoed concerns of the deputy Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) around councils debating important policy in meetings inaccessible to the public.
PLAYFORD councillors have narrowly voted to oppose the decriminalisation of sex work in South Australia, after a divisive motion was passed at the council’s September meeting.
A PRIVATE Development Plan Amendment (DPA) lodged by one of Virginia’s largest businesses is set to be released for public consultation, after it was approved by Playford Council last week.
GAWLER Council chief executive Henry Inat has declared his council’s boundary reform agenda “is not about revenue”.