Scheduled works - w/c 16 July

Monday 16 July 2018

To notify Yass Valley Council of damage to roads, fallen trees, burst water mains etc please call - 6226 1477 or complete an online Customer Service Request

Neighbouring councils working together for the greater good

Thursday 12 July 2018

Yass Valley Council has endorsed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with neighbouring councils Goulburn Mulwaree and Upper Lachlan Shire, recognising that more can be achieved by working together.

The MoU was made between the councils with the aim of achieving better results, efficiencies and savings. It will become the framework policy under which any collaborative arrangement is to be negotiated or implemented.

Grants funding open to groups

Wednesday 11 July 2018

NSW Government Media Release - 5 July 2018

Community organisations looking to build new or upgrade current facilities are encouraged to apply for funding from the NSW Government’s Infrastructure Grants program.

$4.6 milion up for grabs for local sports grant

Wednesday 11 July 2018

NSW Government Media Release - 5 July 2018

Local sports in the Goulburn electorate are being encouraged to apply for the latest round of funding under the NSW Government’s Local Sport Grant Program. 

Service Reviews underway providing efficiencies and addressing financial sustainability

Friday 6 July 2018
A service review on Customer Service has been completed as part of Yass Valley Council’s commitment to be ‘Fit for the Future’ and to ensure efficiencies are maximised for long term financial sustainability.

Yass Valley Council's Customer Service team

Yass town television interruptions

Thursday 28 June 2018
A number of reports have been received about interruptions to television reception across the township of Yass.
There seem to be two identified issues causing the interruptions:

Council Meeting Briefs – Wednesday 27 June 2018

Thursday 28 June 2018
Coppabella Wind Farm

Council staff put their hand up for local Billy Cart Derby

Thursday 28 June 2018
Yass Valley Council staff have extended a lifeline to the Yass Rotary Club to help keep the town’s beloved annual Billy Cart Derby alive.

Photo: Cr Kim Turner in action at last year's Billy Cart Derby. Photo courtesy of Yass Tribune.

Passing of Peter Doyle

Thursday 28 June 2018

Tributes are flowing across Yass Valley with the news of Peter Doyle's passing on the evening of Wednesday, 27th June 2018. 

Pedestrian safety improvements near Berinba Primary School

Friday 22 June 2018

Pedestrian safety improvements near Berinba Primary School will commence on Monday 25th June 2018.

The works will include the construction of pedestrian blisters and a refuge island on the corner of Grand Junction Road and Church Street. The intersection will be under traffic control, so parents need to be aware of changes to traffic during drop off and pick up. Bus access will not be impacted.