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Public notice - 30 July 2019

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Tenders

Provision of trade services
Contract M1449-2019

Council is seeking tenders for the provision of various trade services including building, carpentry, concreting, electrical, fencing, floor coverings, graffiti removal, joinery, painting, plumbing and gas fitting. A tenderer information session will be held at 10.00am on Wednesday 7 August at the Civic Centre. Please RSVP your attendance to procurement@mountalexander.vic.gov.au.

Tenders must be received by 2.00pm, Friday 30 August.

Tender documentation is available on Council's website under Tenders and Quotations. Direct enquiries to Andrea O’Grady, Procurement Coordinator, on 5471 1724.
Darren Fuzzard, Chief Executive Officer

Kickstart your business

If you have a business idea find out how to bring it to life at our next small business workshop. The session will be held from 9.30am to 1.00pm on Monday 5 August at the Civic Centre, Castlemaine. Cost is $30. Book via www.mountalexander.vic.gov.au/BusinessResources. Places are limited.

Works at waste facility

Minor upgrade works are underway at Castlemaine Transfer Station to improve customer safety and environmental management. Operating hours remain unchanged. The works are expected to be completed in October. During this time some areas may be cordoned off with temporary waste drop off procedures in place. Please follow safety instructions and signs.

Unsealed road trial

We have begun a trial to improve the way we reconstruct and stabilise sections of unsealed roads in the shire. The two selected sections of roads in the trial are:
Potts Road, Taradale from the train line to the Phillips Road intersection. Works are currently underway and are expected to be completed by Sunday 4 August.
Woodbrook Road, Walmer from Neilson Lane to White Gum Road. Works will begin on Monday 5 August and are expected to be completed by Sunday 11 August.
Working hours are 7.00am to 5.00pm weekdays and 8.00am to 3.00pm on Saturdays, if required. Short traffic delays may occur. The project is fully funded by the Fixing Country Roads program of Regional Roads Victoria.

Renewable energy roadmap

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning has funded the Loddon Mallee Regional Renewable Energy Roadmap to capture opportunities, potential benefits, challenges and a community vision for the region in the transition to renewable energy. Have your say on the approach through an online survey at www.engage.vic.gov.au. You can also attend a community workshop held from 2.00pm to 4.00pm or 6.00pm to 8.00pm on Thursday 8 August at the Castlemaine Senior Citizens Club. Find out more at www.cvga.org.au/roadmap.

Litter and illegal dumping survey

As a member of the Loddon Mallee Waste and Resource Recovery Group we invite you to share your views, concerns and priorities about litter and illegal dumping in our region. Complete an online survey at www.engage.vic.gov.au by searching Regional Litter and Illegal Dumping Plans. The survey closes on Sunday 4 August.

Upcoming Annual General Meetings

Upcoming Annual General Meetings of Council are holding Annual General Meetings. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Muckleford Community Centre 6.00pm on Monday 5 August at Muckleford Community Centre.
Maldon Community Centre 7.00pm on Monday 5 August at Maldon Community Centre.
Guildford Public Hall 7.00pm on Tuesday 6 August at Guildford Public Hall.
Elphinstone Community Facilities 7.30pm on Wednesday 7 August at Elphinstone Hall.
Metcalfe Hall 7.30pm on Friday 16 August at Metcalfe Hall.
Guildford Recreation Reserve 6.30pm on Wednesday 2 October at Guildford Family Hotel.

Employment opportunities

Maternal and Child Health Nurse, part time, casual.
Closes at 4.00pm on Friday 9 August.
Asset Management Coordinator,
full time, ongoing.
Direct Care Workers, casual, ongoing.
Closes at 4.00pm on Friday 2 August.
For more information or to apply please visit our website.

Join Council meetings

• 6.30pm, Tuesday 20 August
• 6.30pm, Tuesday 17 September.
Meetings are held at the Civic Centre. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The Council Column is published in The Midland Express each Tuesday.

Public notice - 30 July 2019.


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