APC to deliver free wifi

Free wifi will become available in the townships of Two Wells, Mallala, Dublin and Thompson Beach later this year as part of Adelaide Plains Council’s $1 million Drought Communities Programme (Round 1) stimulus package following APC’s ordinary council meeting on June 22. The wifi project was suggested as a replacement for a $35,000 project earmarked […]

Development appeal proceedings

An application to Adelaide Plains Council by Agrisano Holdings for a development of 10 greenhouses on agricultural land in the Hundred of Grace, was refused by Council’s Assessment Panel (CAP) at a meeting on March 19. Following this refusal, Agrisano Holdings has now launched appeal proceedings in the Environment, Resources and Development Court, with a […]

Funding for local projects

Seven new local projects totalling $300,000 have been allocated funding through the Federal Government’s Drought Communities Programme (Round 2) following Adelaide Plains Council’s monthly meeting on May 25. Late last year APC received $1 million through this funding stream and allocated $700,000 to a significant upgrade of the Two Wells main street. The remaining $300,000 […]

Libraries reopen

Libraries across the Adelaide Plains Council region reopened following an announcement by the National Cabinet on May 8. While library services will not return in full, both Two Wells  and Mallala libraries are open for business, with normal operating hours. Limits to the number of people permitted in the library at any one time have […]

Wasting money on illegal dumping

City of Playford Council spends close to one million dollars per annum on illegal waste dumping and councillors are working to reduce this cost by educating residents on waste management services. “Illegal dumping is a costly nuisance,” Playford Councillor, Clint Marsh said. “This amount of money could be diverted to other initiatives that could better […]