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WORK to assess Indigo communities’ cultural heritage for nomination to the national heritage list is to start in earnest.
INDIGO mayor Jenny O’Connor on Australia Day in Beechworth welcomed nine new Australian citizens to the community.
RUTHERGLEN arts advocate and community volunteer Pat Robinson has been named Indigo’s Australia Day citizen of the year.
THE outcome of a probity audit in which Indigo Shire Council’s management of its conflict of interest procedures is being examined will be made public.
INDIGO mayor Jenny O’Connor will encourage the new council to explore ways to foster agriculture, tourism, renewable energy, arts and indigenous recognition.
BEECHWORTH-headquartered Tourism North East has secured $600,000 to enable it to scope three key projects aimed at developing tourism in the region.
BEECHWORTH’S Jenny O’Connor and former mayors James Trenery and Bernard Gaffney are expected to contest Indigo’s mayoral election on November 10.
A COMMUNITY leader has expressed surprise at the reticence of local government candidates to detail up to four election priorities.
RURAL rates, council debt, small business and growing the shire were hot topics at a two-hour Indigo Shire Council election candidates’ forum on Monday.
VICTORIA’S local government 2016 election cycle enters a fresh phase as enrolled voters this week start to receive ballot packs.
INDIGO Shire incumbent councillors – bar one – will stand again in October’s Victorian local government election.
INDIGO’S looming local government election contest looks set to attract a field upwards of 18 candidates when nominations open next week.