A LOCAL excavation and earthmoving company was last week awarded the contract for Renmark’s Government Road upgrade: a $6 million project set to create jobs over a four-year period.
THE daughter of a former Argo Barge Restoration Committee president claims the local council’s “negligence” led to the vessel’s recent sinking.
A LOCAL council has paid over $5000 for a staff member’s recent visit to Sweden, where the region was represented at an international water conference.
THE retrieval of a historic barge – that sunk at its Renmark moorings on Sunday – could cost the local council up to $300,000.
A COMMUNITY competition has sparked a new title for a revived local pageant – ‘Renmark’s Christmas on the Murray’.
THE naming of a Renmark memorial park after a Victoria Cross recipient with loose local connections continues to spark community debate.
OVER 300 council delegates and staff from across the state convened in Renmark last week for a roads and works conference event – boosting the Riverland’s economy.
A LOCAL MP is seeking community feedback on a potential river crossing at Spring Cart Gully – near Lyrup – for heavy vehicles to bypass Renmark and the outdated Paringa Bridge.