Petition latest: More than 17,496 people have now signed petitions for the Campaign for Better and Safter Roads and Bridges. The deadline is 5pm today (Friday).
Deadline Looms: The deadline to secure $10 million of federal money for the Northern Gateway Regional Transport Hub is looming. Greater Taree City Council will need to satisfy the requirements of the grant by June 6 in order to keep the money in the valley.
Manning Valley Business Chamber economic development manager Steve Attkins said the application is on track and he expects documents will be submitted to the federal government this week.
New toilet: There was laughter and gratitude a plenty at the Wingham CWA rooms on Thursday. Member for Myall Lakes Stephen Bromhead was on hand to open the new disabled toilet.