WINNER – Cross Council Collaboration – 19th Annual Local Government Professionals Leadership SA Award
The Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority on behalf of the Alexandrina Council, City of Victor Harbor, District Council of Yankalilla and Kangaroo Island Council was announced as the recipient of the 19th Annual LG Professionals SA award for Excellence in Cross Council Collaboration.
This award recognises excellence in cross council collaboration to achieve outstanding benefits or efficiencies for the council and/or the community and was awarded as recognition of how the Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island Councils collaborated to deliver the fortnightly collection of kerbside waste for their communities.
“This is recognition of what councils can deliver by working together towards a common goal. The fortnightly collection of kerbside waste has delivered financial and economic benefits to the community that will be everlasting,” said Simon Grenfell, Executive Officer, Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority.
Congratulations to the other two finalists
- City of Port Adelaide Enfield, City of Charles Sturt and City of Marion – Irrigation Construction Collaboration
- Local Government Functional Support Group – South Australian Bushfire Response.