Tag Archives: Cessnock City Council

Planning Minister Tony Kelly Wrong Again

Cessnock Greens Councillor James Ryan says Planning Minister Kelly is wrong to say the latest figures justify his taking away of Cessnocks planning powers, the Planning  Panel is taking longer to assess Development Applications than Councillors did. ‘Minister Kelly acted out of political motivation when he took away Councils planning power after a campaign by Labor Party Councillors and Kerry

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Cessnock Green Councillors Oppose $2.5m Rate Increase Proposal

Green Councillors James Ryan and Chris Parker have condemned Cessnock Council for asking the community to support a rate increase of up to $2.5m to pay for roadworks when the Council is  yet release an independent report detailing the council’s performance in relation to the roads in the LGA. Cessnock Council last night voted to put on public display option

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