Council has commenced preparation of a new waste strategy. This will address a broad range of issues including bin sizes and collection frequency, hard waste, green waste and recycling services in rural and urban areas, operations of transfer stations, and more. Background information can be found here
A Steering Committee has now met twice to start this work. The steering committee meets approximately monthly to develop the details of the engagement process to capture the community’s views regarding the waste strategy, identify and assess options for changes to the provision of waste services, and through this, assist in the development of the draft strategy to present to Council.
Committee members include:
Community input was sought on the issues that should be addressed in the report. The full list of issues raised is included in the Information Update