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EPA fines Newcastle council $15,000 for water pollution incident

City of Newcastle has been punished for an incident at the Summerhill Waste Management Centre.

Summerhill a logical, sustainable and affordable solution: Nelmes

City of Newcastle has lodged a concept development application (DA) to progress construction of a new road from a road reserve at the Summerhill Waste Management Centre to the Newcastle Link Road. It is believed...

COVID-19 causes increase in household rubbish volumes

The surge in people continuing to work from home following last year’s COVID-19 restrictions has generated an extra 850 garbage trucks of waste since July. And, a review of the rubbish collected by...

City dumps $24 million into new landfill site

A new landfill site's construction saw the equivalent of 280 Olympic swimming pools excavated in a bid to future proof the city's waste disposal for the next decade. City of Newcastle has invested...

Council delivers record investment in capital works

City of Newcastle has delivered a record $92.5 million investment in capital works despite facing its first deficit in seven years due to COVID-19. Financial statements show the City remains in a strong financial position with...

Centre saves tonnes of waste from landfill

The Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) at Summerhill Waste Management Centre has saved the weight equivalent of 74 semi-trailers of waste from landfill in its first year of operation. Opened in September 2019, the...