The City of Busselton has prepared an amendment to the Town Planning Scheme which, if passed, will regulate the provision of holiday house accommodation across the Shire.
At last nights City of Busselton Council meeting, Mayor Ian Stubbs announced the appointment of Mr Michael Archer to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Work on the indoor swimming pool at the Geographe Leisure Centre is just about finished and the pool is set to be re-open to the public this week.
The pool has been closed to allow for the installation of a new liner and the tiling of lane markers.
Sand and seagrass bypassing works are planned to commence on April 19, 2010. The contract for the works has been awarded by the Department of Transport, under default arrangements with the developer. The Shire will be acting as superintendent of the contract and will be actively monitoring the works on site.
The City of Busselton is looking into the feasibility of introducing an annual verge-side rubbish collection service to domestic householders in the Shire who currently have an existing rubbish collection service.