Politicians to visit Whyalla

WASTE: The Environment Resources and Development Committee of Parliament will visit Whyalla on September 20 as part of the inquiry.
WASTE: The Environment Resources and Development Committee of Parliament will visit Whyalla on September 20 as part of the inquiry.

The Environment Resources and Development Committee of Parliament will be visiting Whyalla on Friday, September 20 as part of the Inquiry into the recycling industry.

All members of the public are welcome to attend the public hearing at the City of Whyalla Council Chambers commencing at 1pm. Local councils will be giving evidence in relation to the impact and challenges faced by the recycling industry and councils in recent times.

Presiding Member Adrian Pederick says that it is important for the committee to get a regional perspective on these issues and looks forward to hearing from the councils and members of the public.

The Committee will also be visiting the steelworks and the new Peats soil site. The Committee welcomes interested members of the public and organisations to present their views. Please contact Joanne Fleer, the Parliamentary Officer ERDC.Assembly@parliament.sa.gov.au or 08 8237 9387 if you would like to have your say.

Further information about the inquiry and the submissions received are found on the committee website www.parliament.sa.gov.au.