Mayors Take Stand Against Lack of Leadership on Climate Change

Mayors Take Stand Against Lack of Leadership on Climate Change

Blue Mountains Mayor Mark Greenhill has signed a statement with other Mayors from NSW and QLD that calls for urgent action on climate change to address the country’s catastrophic fire threat.
Blue Mountains
15 Nov 2019
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Businesses to be recognised in the new Earth Friendly Advocate program

Businesses to be recognised in the new Earth Friendly Advocate program

Blue Mountains Youth Council has launched a new program to motivate and recognise local businesses taking measures to protect the environment.
Blue Mountains
14 Nov 2019
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BMCC STATEMENT: Catastrophic bush fire danger

BMCC STATEMENT: Catastrophic bush fire danger

Due to the catastrophic bush fire danger rating for tomorrow (Tuesday, 12 November 2019) Council strongly recommends that the community avoid entering bushland areas given that any fire that starts will be uncontrollable and will spread quickly.
Blue Mountains
11 Nov 2019
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Communities condemn State Government proposal to raise the Warragamba Dam wall

Communities condemn State Government proposal to raise the Warragamba Dam wall

The communities of Blue Mountains City and Wollondilly Shire came together to condemn the State Government proposal to raise the Warragamba Dam wall.
Blue Mountains
10 Nov 2019
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Council to explore Dark Sky Place

Council to explore Dark Sky Place

Council will investigate the possibility of creating a Dark Sky Place in the Blue Mountains, with a decision expected early next year.
Blue Mountains
01 Nov 2019
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Busy year ahead for Heritage Advisory Committee

Busy year ahead for Heritage Advisory Committee

At its meeting this week, Council reviewed the activities and achievements of the Blue Mountains Heritage Advisory Committee (BMHAC) and endorsed its annual report for the 2018-19 financial year.
Blue Mountains
01 Nov 2019
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Call to community: Join us to send a message about dam wall

Call to community: Join us to send a message about dam wall

Blue Mountains Mayor Mark Greenhill and Give a Dam campaign manager Harry Burkitt have urged the community to attend a forum about Warragamba Dam in one week, to send a message about what’s at stake.
Blue Mountains
01 Nov 2019
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Blue Mountains inspire airport terminal design, but flight paths remain a mystery

Blue Mountains inspire airport terminal design, but flight paths remain a mystery

The Blue Mountains was the inspiration for the design plans for the Western Sydney Airport terminal unveiled this week.
Blue Mountains
31 Oct 2019
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Doing business with Council workshop for local businesses

Doing business with Council workshop for local businesses

Council wants more local businesses and service providers to submit tenders for Council work.
Blue Mountains
31 Oct 2019
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