Councils to receive $1m each in drought funding


Member for the Parkes, Mark Coulton Photo: Supplied

The Federal Government has committed an extra $75 million for drought stricken communities, as part of the drought package.

Member for the Parkes electorate, Mark Coulton, said grants of up to $19 million in will be made available to all 18 local councils in Parkes electorate, as well as the Unincorporated Area. Read more in the printed edition of the Western Herald.