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Youth forum tackles burning topics
Young people from throughout the district will attend the Armidale Regional Youth Forum on Wednesday 8 August to discuss key issues confronting their generation.
Experience a day in a Council officer’s shoes
Interested in a career in local government or just keen to get some insight to how local government operates? Council is offering residents a chance to spend a ‘Day In Our Shoes’ as part of Local Government Week 2018.
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Main street upgrade turns to tank investigation
Work at the Guyra Main Street upgrade has entered a major exploration phase, after initial test excavations revealed a series of underground fuel tanks that outnumbered expectations.
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Flying Fox Camp Management Plan adopted by Council
A management plan for the flying-fox camp at Black Gully was adopted by Council at the Ordinary Council Meeting held on Wednesday 25 July 2018, which will allow Council to take actions to reduce the impact on residents if flying foxes return.
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Council advocates for viaduct rail bridge’s removal
Council will contact State Government representatives to advocate for the removal of the McLennan Street viaduct rail bridge, to address safety concerns for local heavy transport operators.
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Temporary roundabout road to be reinforced
Some traffic delays can be expected at the new airport roundabout site next week, as urgent road strengthening works are carried out to prevent further damage to a temporary side track. Work at the New England Highway site, to strengthen the side track with cement, was due to begin this week but has been rescheduled to start on Wednesday 1 August to fit in with associated work at the site and minimise the impact on traffic.
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Stream of Council Meeting is now live - 25 July 2018
Keep up on civic affairs and watch the video stream of the Ordinary Council Council Meeting from 4pm
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Library offers box set of self help tips for region
Some new success stories at Armidale War Memorial Library are promising to bring added life to the region.
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Live air quality sensors installed across the city
Improving air quality in Armidale city just got serious with the Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) installing a dedicated air quality sensor with hourly data available online and Council installing a network of Purple Air sensors across the city which also delivers real-time data.
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Library hosts special NAIDOC week story time
Help construct a giant echidna, build your own canoe and join in some fun Aboriginal language games and songs when Armidale Library hosts a special NAIDOC Week story time on Wednesday 11 July.


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17 Aug 2018
Luke Oppenheimer Quartet at the Welder’s Dog
The jazz funk-inspired Luke Oppenheimer Quartet will provide a great night of music at the Welder's Dog. The quartet, featuring Luke on guitar, Ash Hall on trumpet, Steve Espionoza on bass and Cary Bennett on drums, will be performing songs by John Scofield, The Meters, John Mayer, Neville Brothers, Bill Withers, Jaco Pastorius, as well as some great jazz standards.
18 Aug 2018
Armidale Musician's Showcase
Performances by The Graceless, MC & The Squares, The Sinners and Tri. Sandwedge Bistro open from 5.30pm. A night of sweet harmonies and toe tapping rhythms in the front bar of the Armidale Golf Club, next to a roaring fire! Venue: Armidale Golf Club, Golf Links Road. Time: 7.30pm - 11.45pm. Cost: $10/$5. For more information, phone 02 6772 5837.