THE Barmera jetty has been closed temporarily due to stability concerns, while the local council looks at options for the site’s future use.
PROJECTS to create new, and upgrade existing, roads and public infrastructure in the Riverland will benefit from a $4.3 million funding boost under the latest round of an ongoing grant program.
A RIVERLAND council is set to undertake a $300,000 revamp of a local park, after elected members voted to endorse the project recently.
VISITORS flocked to the Riverland by the thousands over the Easter long weekend, providing a big boost for local businesses and shops recovering from the impacts of COVID-19 restrictions.
BERRI Barmera Council staff are preparing for what will be a busy 2021, as they work to complete a range of projects across the district.
A LOCAL council is “disappointed” it was forced to replace sprinkler systems at two local ovals less than a decade after $2 million in irrigation upgrades were completed across the district.
A LOCAL produce outlet, a community hub and a new café are among the suggestions from Berri Barmera councillors for a prime piece of land in Berri’s CBD.
BERRI Barmera councillors have shown their support for the council district to remain free of genetically-modified (GM) crops, after receiving community feedback overwhelmingly against lifting the moratorium.