The December 2014 edition of the Lord Howe Island Community Information Bulletin is now available for download. Catch up on all the latest news and project updates from the Lord Howe Island Board.
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The downloadable calendar shows when rat stations will be serviced during 2015. In order to maximise the effectiveness of the control program the Board asks that all residents who place bait do so at the same time as the Board are servicing the stations.
The election will be managed by the New South Wales Electoral Commission (NSWEC), with a Deputy Returning Officer being appointed from the Board’s staff.
A person may be nominated as a candidate if the person is an Islander and is entitled to be enrolled as an elector for the election.
The Lord Howe Island Board has today confirmed plans to undertake significant re-surfacing and drainage improvements to the Lord Howe Island Airport Runway.
Work has commenced on the next phase of the implementation of the Road Map.
The September 2014 edition of the Lord Howe Island Community Information Bulletin is now available for download. Catch up on all the latest news and project updates from the Lord Howe Island Board.
The Discussion Paper for the Lord Howe Island Land Allocation Review has recently been released for public comment.
The Independent Review is being undertaken by the Hon Ken Handley AO QC for the State Government.
Summary of the Review
Phase 1 of the review assessed the current financial position of the Board, including a review of how that position will change over time if the current expenditure and revenue raising options are held in place. It found that:
Download: June 2014 Community Information Bulletin (PDF) (951.66 KB)
The project has recently commenced, with the engineering and environmental consultants GHD visiting the Island.