Councillor Don Palmer Providing Local Leadership & Working for You

Weekly Green Bin Trial

A Weekly Green Bin Trial has been approved by Council.   Take the Pledge The weekly green bin trial will be targeted to the collection service for Goodwood 500 residents and up to 40 businesses for a period of six months. This initiative progresses one of my...

Recycling Industry Inquiry Underway

Parliament’s Environment, Resources and Development Committee is about to conduct a recycling industry inquiry. They will investigate and report on the current crisis in waste management that exists in South Australia. They will obviously consider how China’s National...

Waste collection- Fortnightly or Weekly

It seems every year the fortnightly or weekly bin debate recurs. This has been the storey dominating the media cycle today. So frequently what we continue to hear is it is all about cost saving. I have entered this debate frequently in the past. Each time I have...
Some things have changed

Some things have changed

For some you will have already seen the change, others must still await their turn. Green trucks are navigating our streets in lieu  of the white ones we used to see.Yes! Council has a new Waste Contractor, Solo Resource Recovery.In a contract that will save us...