Sustainable Development is an essential part in Today’s fast-paced and rapidly advancing world. We must ensure that our use of resources does not negatively impact future generations. Council has therefore developed a number of plans to contribute in conserving as many resources as possible. For example, we are involved in Plastic Bag and Waste Management, Recycling old Mobile Phones, City Clean and Environmental Education for Children of all ages.
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Permission to Remove or Prune a TreeCouncil has powers for the protection or preservation of trees in the Burwood Local Government Area through the Burwood Local Environmental Plan (BLEP) 2012 and the Burwood Development Control Plan (BDCP).
Second Hand Saturday 2015 has been another successful year for garage sales as part of Second Hand Saturday events.
A wider range of plastic bags and plastic films can now be recycled through your local supermarket.
Fridge Buyback Program Getting rid of your old fridge or upright freezer is one of the easiest steps you can take to cut power bills.