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Budget on Tour

Budget on Tour

Murray River Council are hosting information sessions for their draft budget

Giving local residents the opportunity to hear first-hand about Council's priorities and projects, Murray River Council are taking their draft 2019/2020 budget on tour.

Murray River Council Mayor Chris Bilkey is encouraging residents to attend their nearest information evening to understand where ratepayer money is being spent.

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"This budget is about ensuring our community has access to well-maintained facilities, that vital infrastructure like roads and footpaths are well maintained and that we are continuing to plan for
future growth," he said.

"We want to ensure the community has ample opportunity to discuss this focus with us to ensure we’ve got the balance right, so we encourage residents to come along to the information evenings
where they can."

The information sessions will include a presentation on the draft documents as well as question time for residents.

Information sessions will be held at:

Mathoura: Tuesday 4 June 2019,
6:00pm, Mathoura Visitor & Business Centre

Moama: Wednesday 5 June 2019,
6:00pm, Moama Seniors Community Centre

Barham: Tuesday 11 June 2019,
6:00pm, Riverside Reception Rooms, Murray St.

A date for Wakool will be determined in the coming week.

The draft budget is currently available for public comment and can be viewed at

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