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Complete Fire Ban
Posted May 24, 2018 Complete Fire Ban

Please be advised the Shire of Dandaragan has imposed a COMPLETE BAN ON ALL BURNING EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY until further notice. (All Fire Weather Zones) within the Shire of Dandaragan.

SEVERE WEATHER WARNING FOR JURIEN BAY AND COASTAL REGION
Posted May 24, 2018 SEVERE WEATHER WARNING FOR JURIEN BAY AND COASTAL REGION

Dangerous gusts in excess of 125 kilometres per hour that could cause significant damage or destruction to homes and property are possible in exposed coastal areas, particularly near the west coast south of Jurien Bay

SCHEDULE OF COUNCIL MEETINGS 2018 / 2019
Posted May 24, 2018 SCHEDULE OF COUNCIL MEETINGS 2018 / 2019

Schedule of Council Meeting Dates and Venues for the 2018 / 2019 Financial Year

WASTE SERVICE ANNUAL CHARGE - JURIEN BAY HEIGHTS / ALTA MARE
Posted May 22, 2018 WASTE SERVICE ANNUAL CHARGE - JURIEN BAY HEIGHTS / ALTA MARE

Last month an item was brought to Council to discuss the illegal dumping of domestic waste in Jurien Bay - waste originating from vacant and shed-only properties in Jurien Bay Heights, where currently bin services and rural waste facility passes are not compulsory. During the budget adoption process, Council will decide on whether properties zoned Rural Residential / Special Use Rural Development and those with vacant blocks or blocks with non-habitable sheds in Jurien Bay Heights / Alta Mare and other Rural Residential / Special Use Rural Development estates should be provided with a waste service similar to rural properties and pay an annual charge.

RFT 01/2018 MOWING OF PUBLIC OPEN SPACE
Posted May 12, 2018 RFT 01/2018 MOWING OF PUBLIC OPEN SPACE

The Shire of Dandaragan is seeking the services of a suitably qualified Contractor or Contractors for the Mowing of Public Open Space (POS)

WALKAWAY BURR - EXOTIC WEED CONTROL
Posted April 30, 2018 WALKAWAY BURR - EXOTIC WEED CONTROL

We have been advised about the spread of the exotic weed, Walkaway Burr (Burrgrass) around Jurien Bay. The Shire would like anyone who identifies the weed on their property or in public areas, to report it to the Shire of Dandaragan.

COASTAL HAZARD RISK MANAGEMENT AND ADAPTATION PLAN
Posted April 30, 2018 COASTAL HAZARD RISK MANAGEMENT AND ADAPTATION PLAN

The Shire of Dandaragan is preparing for the threats of climate change and sea level rise to the coastal settlements of Cervantes and Jurien Bay. The Coastal Hazard Risk Management and Adaptation Plan (CHRMAP) has been drafted to provide a long term view of the potential future coastal erosion impacts to the townships of Cervantes and Jurien Bay and highlight possible strategies to adapt to the changing future oceanic and coastal conditions. The Shire is now seeking public feedback on the Draft CHRMAP.

GRANT APPLICATION APPROVED FOR CRC TO PURCHASE ALL-TERRAIN WHEELCHAIR
Posted March 1, 2018 GRANT APPLICATION APPROVED FOR CRC TO PURCHASE ALL-TERRAIN WHEELCHAIR

Residents and visitors to the Shire of Dandaragan will soon have access to an all-terrain beach wheelchair after the Jurien Bay CRC received funding from National Disability Services (WA) and Lotterywest.

WESTERN POWER POLE REPLACEMENT SCHEDULE FOR DANDARAGAN 2017-2018
Posted June 28, 2017 WESTERN POWER POLE REPLACEMENT SCHEDULE FOR DANDARAGAN 2017-2018

We have been advised that as part of Western Power’s 2017-18 Maintenance Program they are making a substantial investment in the Dandaragan Community, replacing 160 power poles.

JURIEN ENTERS SUPERFAST BROADBAND ERA
Posted February 8, 2017 JURIEN ENTERS SUPERFAST BROADBAND ERA

Superfast broadband has arrived in Jurien Bay as the nbn makes services available to more than 2,000 homes and businesses.

Media Release - Jurien Bay Infill Sewer Stage 2 Expansion Project
Posted September 19, 2016 Media Release - Jurien Bay Infill Sewer Stage 2 Expansion Project

The Shire of Dandaragan is pleased to advise that following the savings made on the initial sewer project which came under budget in 2015/16 this expansion project is able to take place.

Telstra NBN Van in Cervantes over September and October
Posted September 14, 2016 Telstra NBN Van in Cervantes over September and October

The Telstra Store in Ocean Keys is coming to Cervantes to provide information to our customers in relation to the NBN, whilst at the same time, provide a fund raising opportunity for the local primary School. We are also sponsoring a visit to the school by Caitlyn Basset, who will run a session for the upper primary students on cyber safety. Our dates of our visit will be the 13th and 14th October, opposite the shops as well as September 19th at the school.

TENDER 01/2016 - JURIEN BAY INFILL SEWER STAGE 2
Posted September 7, 2016 TENDER 01/2016 - JURIEN BAY INFILL SEWER STAGE 2

The Shire of Dandaragan invites tenders for the construction of Jurien Bay Infill Sewer Stage 2.

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