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The Weekly News 5@5

Oct 8, 2021: October 8 2021: Nine great stories this week. First up, Central Coast Local Health District has confirmed that the local case tally has now reached 964, with…


Public Inquiry Day One a debacle

The long awaited first day of the Public Inquiry into the Central Coast Council was a bungled exercise in using technology. In normal circumstances Commissioner Roslyn McCulloch would take up…






The Weekly News 5@5

You’re watching Coast Community News 5@5 July 9, 2021. Coming up this week: COVID lockdown extended for the Coast, local protest over the vaccine rollout, MPs say no to Council…



The Weekly News 5@5

Coast Community News 5@5, May 21. Coming up this week: Submissions for Public Inquiry to closeFormer Mayor Jane Smith says councillors hands are tiedAdvent Energy seeks equipment for PEP11 well…




Bullion Street carpark sale makes sense

Forum – The sale of the Bullion Street carpark is an excellent idea (“Prospective Umina Beach carpark sale raises local ire”, PP013). In fact, the property was offered for sale…







Avoid blaming the easy targets

Forum – So much has been written about the financial crisis that has occurred with our local government. Many have fallen into the trap, perhaps gratuitously, of joining a witch…


The Weekly News 5@5

Coast Community News 5@5, April 30. Coming up this week: Puzzlement over Terrigal PEP11 political, paddle out announcementMixed reactions to the minister’s public inquiry announcement, Local democracy advocate questions cancellation…


Draft Operational Plan goes on exhibition

Central Coast Council has placed its draft Operational Plan 2021-2022 including proposed fees and charges on exhibition for community feedback. The Operational Plan provides residents with an overview of essential…