Support available for community groups

Applications are now open for community groups and organisations to obtain funding from Hilltops Council for infrastructure projects, special programs or events. General Manager Anthony McMahon said Council has two funding streams available for community groups to...

Second illegal chemical discovered at sewerage plant

Hilltops Council is urging residents in Boorowa to report any incidents of suspected illegal waste disposal after a second unidentified chemical contaminant made its way into the town’s sewerage treatment plant. Just one week after Council was forced to activate...

Avoid a fine and vote on time

Pre-poll voting for the Hilltops Council election opens in Young on Monday (28th August), and in Harden and Boorowa the following week (Monday, 4 September). Council General Manager Anthony McMahon said pre-poll voting, together with the option of postal voting, are...

Boorowa Sewerage Treatment Plant update

The unidentified chemical pollutant found at the Boorowa Sewerage Treatment Plant on Monday has been contained and the system has resumed normal operations. Temporary mitigation measures were put in place earlier in the week after Council staff discovered a chemical...

Council secures funding for new school bus shelters

Hilltops Council has been successful in securing NSW State Government funding for the construction of new bus shelters at six schools in the region. General Manager Anthony McMahon said Council also received funding to upgrade bus areas at a further 11 schools. “With...