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Hazzard forum in Lismore

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Planning and infrastructure minister Brad Hazzard will be fronting a public meeting in Lismore next week organised by state MP Thomas George as a direct result of concerns expressed to him following the release of the government’s Strategic Regional Land Use Policy.

The forum, to be held on Wednesday December 5 from 10am till noon in Lismore City Hall, will also have a number of departmental bureaucrats in attendance to answer questions raised by the community.

‘This is a great opportunity for the community to come and ask the experts any questions they like about the government’s policy,’ Mr George said

The bureaucrats will include: Brad Mullard, executive director, Mineral Resources; Dr Regina Fogarty, director, Office of Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security; Rob O’Neill, director, Water Policy & Planning, Office of Water; Dan Keary, director, Strategic Regional Policy, Department of Planning & Infrastructure; Greg Yeates, team leader, Regional Planning, Department of Planning & Infrastructure.


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2 COMMENTS

  1. this is NOT “a great opportunity for the community to come and ask questions”, it is on a work-day morning – even lunch-time would have been better, and don’t try to tell me the timing isn’t carefully planned….

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