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Public notice - 30 March 2021

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Read the latest Council Column including public notices, job advertisements and tenders.

Council services over Easter

Council offices will close for the Easter long weekend at 5.00pm on Thursday 1 April and reopen at 8.30am Tuesday 6 April. For an emergency regarding roads and drains, maternal and child health services or stock and animal control (excluding wildlife) you can contact us on 5471 1700 and follow the prompts.

Easter bin collection

There will be no kerbside waste or recycling collection on Good Friday – Friday 2 April. Bins will be collected the following day – Saturday 3 April, and as usual on Easter Monday – Monday 5 April.

New map for culture and creativity

Are you planning on getting out and enjoying all that the festivals in Castlemaine have to offer?
Grab yourself a handy map of where you can grab a bite, relax outside and enjoy music, art and performance.
Pick one up from the Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre, or download a brochure at www.getlost.org.au

Don’t forget to register your pet

Pet owners are reminded that dog and cat registrations are due by 10 April. Make sure your pet is registered so you can be quickly reunited with them if they go missing. To update registration details contact Council on 5471 1700 or raise a service request via our website.

Join new waste management group

We’re looking for a small and diverse group of community members interested in waste management to join a new Community Waste Reference Group (CWRG).
The group will play an important role in providing input and advice on future plans to better manage waste and recycling in our shire.
For more information visit www.bit.ly/MtAlexWasteGroup or call 5471 1700.

Get on your bike

Spend time enjoying the great outdoors and join one of CycleSafe Mount Alexander’s community rides.
Rides are held on the second Sunday of every month, with the next ride scheduled for Sunday 11 April from 10.00am to 12noon, departing from the Castlemaine train station. Call Penny for details on 0408 002 032.

Employment opportunities

Building and Projects Coordinator – full time, ongoing

Senior Project Manager – Buildings Projectsfull time, fixed term

Applications close at 9.00am on Monday 5 April.

Coordinator Public and Environmental Health – full time, ongoing

Customer Service Officer – casual

Applications close at 9.00am on Monday 12 April.

Road Worker - Plant Operator – full time, ongoing

Applications close at 9.00am on Monday 19 April.

For more information or to apply visit our website.

Council meeting

The next Council meeting will be held at 6.30pm on Tuesday 20 April. It will be held at the Castlemaine Town Hall and everyone is welcome to attend. Council meetings are broadcast live to the internet via YouTube. Search Mount Alexander Shire Council.

The Council Column is published in The Midland Express each Tuesday.
Public notice – 30 March 2021

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