northern rivers councils

Pensioner who protected home from fire gets high water bill

premium_icon Pensioner who protected home from fire gets high water bill

A Wardell man’s efforts to save his home cost his hip pocket

Next step for controversial Lismore development

premium_icon Next step for controversial Lismore development

A DEVELOPMENT application has been lodged with council for the North Lismore...

Flood study aims to help reduce risks to people, property

premium_icon Flood study aims to help reduce risks to people, property

"We need input from residents, businesses, people who know the area"

Was the weekend rain enough to lift water restrictions?

premium_icon Was the weekend rain enough to lift water restrictions?

ROCKY Creek Dam received more than 200mm of rain on the weekend, increasing dam...

‘Stylish’ solution to danger zone in Lismore CBD

premium_icon ‘Stylish’ solution to danger zone in Lismore CBD

Safety option rolled out after cars drive across local landmark.

Decision made on controversial Byron bypass

premium_icon Decision made on controversial Byron bypass

Find out if Byron Shire Council can continue work on CBD bypass.

Local koala trees poisoned in selfish vandalism act

premium_icon Local koala trees poisoned in selfish vandalism act

INVESTIGATIONS are underway after ‘heartbreaking’ illegal poisoning of koala food...

Why Ballina council rejected plans for two-storey house

premium_icon Why Ballina council rejected plans for two-storey house

The council has refused a development application for a new home and swimming pool...

What council is doing to keep locals in Byron

premium_icon What council is doing to keep locals in Byron

MAYOR reveals how council will help lessen the negative impacts on locals from high...

'HORRIFIC PAIN': Ballina woman ‘burned’ by dangerous tree

premium_icon 'HORRIFIC PAIN': Ballina woman ‘burned’ by dangerous tree

"It feels like I’ve gone through a windscreen of a car.”

FULL LIST: Level 2 water restrictions

premium_icon FULL LIST: Level 2 water restrictions

LEVEL 2 water restrictions will be imposed on Monday for Rous Water customers, what...

How 16 teens will kick start their careers this year

premium_icon How 16 teens will kick start their careers this year

LOCAL youth get their careers started at the Richmond Valley Council.

Level 4 water restrictions will be in place from Monday

Level 4 water restrictions will be in place from Monday

All outdoor water usage will be banned and pool will close when Level 4 water...

How this controversial Lennox DA got approved

premium_icon How this controversial Lennox DA got approved

Amended version of a long-disputed DA has now been approved in court

What Ballina Shire Council has in store for 2020

premium_icon What Ballina Shire Council has in store for 2020

FROM airports and industrial infrastructure, to leisure and recreational...

Revamp of much-loved bridge on council’s ‘to do’ list

premium_icon Revamp of much-loved bridge on council’s ‘to do’ list

IMPROVING the road infrastructure is also one of the top priorities for Byron Shire...

Council loses court appeal over $4.5m hotel development

premium_icon Council loses court appeal over $4.5m hotel development

A CONTROVERSIAL $4.5 million boutique hotel with a rooftop pool and bar is now...

’First time ever’: Council’s plan for $54m road backlog

premium_icon ’First time ever’: Council’s plan for $54m road backlog

Lismore council has named its priorities for 2020

RECAP: Our councils’ biggest decisions for 2019

premium_icon RECAP: Our councils’ biggest decisions for 2019

From the Disco Dong to raising rates and investing in the future, what big...

New place to fill water containers opens in Lismore

premium_icon New place to fill water containers opens in Lismore

Water fill station aims to help during intense drought conditions

Next