The NSW government has announced a massive shake-up of the public service.
Councils have voted against a proposal for mandatory inclusionary zoning.
The NSW Government says councils have declined a chance to cut parking fines.
Governments shouldn’t worry about ‘nanny state’ accusations when it comes to population health.
Noosa is being loved to death by tourists, and residents have had enough.
South Gippsland Council will be sacked on the recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry.
Councils have received a boost in the NSW Budget.
As a budget owner it can sometimes be frustrating negotiating with sponsors, particularly when they don’t understand how to make the most of a partnership with government agencies.
A key priority for government is to develop legislation designed to protect and secure the digital identities ingrained in the smart infrastructure of Australia’s cities.
It’s not so much that all politics is now local. What’s different is the Canberra overreach has exceeded its use-by date.In-depth
A marked decline in local news means councils are losing an opportunity to engage with their communities.
A special investigation into worker exploitation in Australia's fruit-picking sector.
A national survey of the local government workforce has put a spotlight on a rapidly ageing workforce grappling with a “critical” skills shortage.Spotlight
Melbourne is planning to unleash a sea of green across Australia's second-largest city.
Tamworth Council will head up Australia’s first fully integrated IoT smart city trial.
Authorities have introduced tough new measures to protect the heritage of Sydney’s Kings Cross.
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Councils are exploring new, smarter ways of managing their parks and sports grounds.
Synthetic sports surface specialist Polytan will showcase its most cutting edge technology at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Paul Kamphuis, General Manager of Polytan Asia Pacific, outlines some innovations in synthetic turf, and why councils should be taking notice.
Data sharing across agencies is a growing trend in Australian government, but even anonymised data can often be re-identified. A new Australian initiative aims to solve the problem.
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