Ministerial News

Historic Agreement Marks Progress in Murray Darling Basin Plan

Basin State Water Ministers today agreed to re-examine two major water efficiency projects under the Murray Darling Basin Plan to better future-proof their success. Basin states will publish a report examining key projects including the Menindee...

DOUBLING DOWN ON NEW SOCIAL HOUSING IN GLEBE

The NSW Government is continuing to deliver more new, high-quality social housing across Sydney, by reimagining its visionary housing development on Cowper Street and Wentworth Park Road in Glebe to now deliver 100 per cent new social housing. The $34 million project,...

FIRST STATE WATER STRATEGY

The NSW Government has commenced consultation on NSW’s first ever statewide 20-year water strategy to strengthen regional and metropolitan water services.   Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said the recent...

BIGGE BUILDING BOOSTS NEW HOMES AND JOBS

Construction has started on a $25.35 million housing renewal project delivering 52 new social homes, connected with essential services, to support vulnerable people in south-western Sydney, while creating jobs and a timely economic boost. A modern residential...

WATER FLOWS FROM MUNGINDI TO MENINDEE FOLLOWING PROLONGED DRY PERIOD

Twice as much water is expected to enter the Menindee Lakes from the Barwon-Darling River as the NSW Government’s resumption of flow rule achieves full connectivity from Queensland to Menindee.  Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said it was...

NEW DATA SUPPORTS HISTORIC FLOODPLAIN HARVESTING REFORM IN NSW

The NSW Government has released new modelling reports on floodplain harvesting in the Northern Basin to support implementation of its historic Floodplain Harvesting Policy. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said the Gwydir modelling reports will...

New Chair Appointed to Hunter Water’s Board

Experienced utilities, energy, resources and financial services chief executive and company director, Greg Martin, has been appointed as the independent Chair of Hunter Water. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said an independent board plays a...

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by | Apr 24, 2018