Local government amalgamations

The local government amalgamations that have been proposed by the New South Wales government are a hot topic at the moment with councils bitterly opposed.

To find out more, we asked Paul Toole, the local government minister to give us an outline of the proposal. Ryde Mayor, Bill Pickering and Hunters Hill Mayor, Richard Quinn heard the interview with the Minister and then responded with a discussion in the studio.

Paul Toole

Paul Toole is the minister for local government in New South Wales.


Mayors of Ryde and Hunters Hill

Bill Pickering (Mayor of Ryde) and Richard Quinn (Mayor of Hunters Hill) listened to the minister and then responded.

Part 1


Part 2


Originally broadcast on 2RRR 88.5 FM, Friday May 1, 2015 @ 09:00