Council

Seeing the signs

The Mt Barker Council’s decision to impose a limit on the number of corflute signs future local government election candidates can display is hardly surprising….

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Cat confinement

It was no surprise to find non-cat owners responded overwhelmingly in favor of the Mt Barker Council’s proposed cat management by-law during its community consultation…


Cost shifting

The recent solid waste levy hike is another example of a government caught in a quandary because of a huge GST revenue gap. With $500m…


Grave error

Fresh Adelaide Hills Councillor Leith Mudge has learned the power of social media the hard way. Within days of posting online what he probably believed…


Lost opportunity

The Adelaide Hills Council missed a prime opportunity to engage with the younger community last week when it demolished the makeshift BMX track built over…