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Tough New Prison Visitor Laws

Tough new laws will prevent Outlaw bikie gang and criminal organisation members visiting prisoners at the Port Augusta Prison and across the state. The amendments will come into force on 25th of March and will block potential avenues for drug incursion and increase the safety, security and integrity of the prison...

Call for Reassessment of Speed Limits

Almost two years have passed since Member for Frome Geoff Brock MP called for the speed limits on the Goyder Highway to be reassessed. He has requested the State government to reconsider the reduced speed limit from Crystal Brook to Gulnare with no action taken yet. The speed limit on this section...

Road Respraying in Port Pirie

Roads around the Port Pirie region will be rejuvenated as Port Pirie Regional Council continues its annual road spray sealing program. The Council’s appointed contractor Topcoat Asphalt will be commencing works on Wednesday the 13th March with works are expected to take one week. Driveway access may be temporarily closed and some...

Stormwater Plan for Whyalla

The City of Whyalla is putting together a stormwater management plan and wants to hear input from the local community. The plan is aiming to address existing stormwater problems within a catchment and will consider flood risk, protection of water quality and opportunities for stormwater reuse. There have been numerous occurrences of...