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    29 June 2018

    Council extends plastic free July challenge

    Newcastle City Council is challenging Novocastrians to a plastic free July by refusing to use single-use plastic items.

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    27 June 2018

    Zara's House named prayer breakfast beneficiary

    A house where refugee women laugh together with their Aussie counterparts has been named the beneficiary of Newcastle's 10th annual Lord Mayor's Prayer Breakfast
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    26 June 2018

    Council update Tuesday 26 June 2018

    Following is a summary of the ordinary Council meeting for Tuesday 26 June 2018: NB: it is not a full record of resolutions
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    26 June 2018

    Record works program and smart city boost in new budget

    Newcastle City Council will deliver a record $100 million works program with a forecasted surplus of $6.5 million in 2018/19, with projects in both the city's east and west among the highlights of the adopted budget.  
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    22 June 2018

    Service upgrades for Park and Ride

    Getting to and from work in the city is about to get even easier with earlier afternoon services added to Newcastle City Council’s Park and Ride service.  
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    21 June 2018

    Acoustic comforts heat up Darby Street

    Live acoustic music performances in warm, cosy settings will make for an intimate wintry vibe inside Darby Street businesses this Saturday.

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    11 June 2018

    $5m State grant for South Newcastle makeover

    The NSW Government and Newcastle City Council have announced an $11m partnership to overhaul South Newcastle Beach below Shortland Esplanade.

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    08 June 2018

    Trees to flourish in Cooks Hill

    Street tree and native planting is underway in Bruce and Laman Streets Cooks Hill, as Council continues a planting program that has seen 900 new trees in the past year across Newcastle.
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    07 June 2018

    New Council premises taking shape

    Today we marked a milestone in the construction of Council's future Newcastle West premises, with a traditional topping out ceremony on the top floor of "Gateway 2".


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    05 June 2018

    Replacement pines planted on Foreshore

    Work crews have planted the first replacement Norfolk Island Pines in Foreshore Park near Nobbys Beach.