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Murky water clouds Civic Pool (TAMS "penny pinching" false economy?)

Megan Doherty, city reporter from the Canberra Times wrote an article in the 5 November 2009 edition of the newspaper about problems being experienced at the Canberra Olympic Pool in Civic. The article hints at economic shortcuts being taken by Territory and Municipal Services (TAMS) as well as indicating that this may be part of a larger plan  to “run down” the pool so that the land may be sold off and reclaimed for other development. The budget cuts and implications of current penny pinching attitudes to public works and maintenance items by TAMS has also been discussed in a

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20 Burn Place, Downer, ACT - DA: 202341491 Closes: 2023-04-14;

PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS, ADDITIONS AND NEW GARAGE - partial demolition of the existing dwelling, alterations and additions including single storey extension, alfresco, porch, new detached garage, landscaping and associated works.

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PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS - alterations and additions including single storey extension and attached carport to the existing dwelling and associated works.

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