Massive Dublin housing proposal

Dublin could be the next town to boom within the District Council of Mallala, with prospective developers suggesting up to 1260 dwellings could be built in its first stage. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

$1.1 million grant swipe

THE loss of government support through the Supplementary Road Funding and two Financial Assistance Grant instalments will leave a large hole in council budgets across the state. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Budget battered: Rates rise likely

Corporate Services manager Steve Jonas explains the impacts to Les Pearson A SLIGHTLY higher than expected rate rise and reduced service levels are likely impacts on councils from the recently announced Federal Budget, as financial officers fervently work behind the scenes to accommodate drastic funding cuts. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Mallala council probes move

Budget’s $100,000 to research new Two Wells civic centre District Council of Mallala (DCM) will start preliminary investigations and costings into building a civic centre in Two Wells, with $100,000 earmarked in its annual budget review. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Hope for fishers as Bill floated

THE State Liberal Party introduced a Private Member’s Bill in the Legislative Council to change the current boundaries of the Weatherill Labor Government’s marine park sanctuary zones last week. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

No increase for country councillors

RECENT talks of a 60 per cent increase in councillor allowances for Adelaide City Council elected members will have no bearing on the annual payments to regional councillors. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Main benefits

Wakefield Pipeline opening to boost local economy A $17 million upgrade to water supplies in and around the Wakefield Regional Council area has been completed, delivering a significant boost to the local economy. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

Sealed section

The Long Plains community is hoping unsealed roads could become a thing of the past with the District Council of Mallala consulting residents in the area on the issue in recent weeks. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com