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Drought Relief Heavy Vehicle Access Program helps Henry Lawson Way

Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke today announced a grant of almost $300,000 to help Weddin Shire keep a key road in good shape during efforts to maintain drought relief. Henry Lawson Way (Forbes Road) at Grenfell will receive $298,830 in road maintenance from Weddin...

Major milestone met at Lignum Creek bridge project

A major milestone was reached last month on the project to replace the Lignum Creek Bridge on the Mid Western Highway, 60 kilometres west of Grenfell, with the concrete poured to form the new bridge deck. Ms Cooke said the NSW Government has invested $6.7 million...

Drought relief helps Coolamon keep roads in great freight shape

Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke today announced a grant of almost $200,000 to help Coolamon Shire keep a key road in good shape during efforts to maintain drought relief. Springwood Road at Rannockin will receive $190,834 in improvements from Coolamon Shire Council...

Rural Event Management Scholarships available!

Aspiring event managers living in rural and regional NSW are being offered the chance to get a head start in their career with applications now open to win one of six scholarships worth $6,500 each. Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke said the program was part of the...

Screen time to boost endangered Lachlan fish populations

Waterways in the Central Tablelands are set to benefit from $37,700 of funding from the Habitat Action Grants Program, which has awarded more than $600,000 in grants to recreational angling clubs, community groups, landholders and councils to improve fish habitat...

New drought mental health worker based in Temora

Drought affected communities across the Cootamundra electorate will now have access to three new frontline mental health workers, as part of the NSW Liberals & Nationals Government’s $6.3 million mental health drought assistance package. Member for Cootamundra Steph...

Cootamundra Country Club starts work on $1.35 million upgrade

Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke signaled the start of upgrade work at Cootamundra Country Club today, turning the first sod of a $1.35 million project. The upgrades will see the construction of a new machinery shed, installation of an automated irrigation system...

$10m funding deed signed for Gundagai Sewage Treatment Plant

Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke today announced the NSW Government has given the green light to up to $10 million to upgrade and expand Gundagai’s Sewage Treatment Plant. “The approval of this funding was absolutely vital in ensuring the project could progress,” Ms...

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