Public Service Announcement

ARTC Level Crossing Upgrades
Council has been advised, that ARTC will be upgrading level crossings in Narromine. The following locations will be affected:

Local Heritage Assistance Grant Program 2018

Applications for the 2018 Local Heritage Assistance Fund are closing 15 May 2018.

The grants are on a dollar-for-dollar basis up to a maximum of $1,500 contribution from Council.

The grant program will benefit owners and managers of heritage items as well as the wider Shire community through improved streetscapes and aesthetics.

The program will give priority to projects which are located in prominent locations where the public can see and enjoy the improvements and/or that are related to water management in and around the site and thermal energy efficiency including works such as but not limited to fencing, verandahs, roofing, external painting, guttering and downpipes.

Anyone interested should contact Sam at Council’s Community and Regulatory Services Department on 02 6889 9999.

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Level 2 Water Restrictions will continue until further notice in Narromine only in accordance with the odds and evens scheme as per below.

Watering of lawns and gardens  Use of Sprinkler system limited to: 6am - 9am and 7pm - 10pm. In accordance with the odds and evens scheme. Hand heldhoses and buckets at any time. 
Washing down of paved/concrete surfaces  These surfaces are not to be washed down during water restrictions. 
Swimming Pools  Pools may be topped up with a hand held hose and all pools must have a cover that is being used. 
Car Washing  Must use a bucket with a trigger hose to rinse off the vehicle. 
Home Extensions/ Landscaping  Only trigger hoses are to be used during these works. 
Washing of Clothes  Residents to be encouraged to wash only in full loads. 
Shower/Baths  N/A 
Use of Evap Coolers  N/A 
Fountains and Ponds  All fountains to be turned off. Ponds may continue to be topped up. 

For tips on saving water click here

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