Blue Mountains Australia
Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide Products Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide ProductsBlue Mountains Ugg Boots Fall in 'Like' with Blue Mountains Australia on Facebook. Fall in Like with Blue Mountains Australia on Facebook.Blue Mountains on Facebook Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298 Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298Stralia Web Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748 Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748Hazlaw Plumbing & Gas Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person. Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person.Glenbrook Cinema

Blue Mountains News

Council to Consider “Values” and Strategic Approach

Source: Lithgow City Council
Posted: 6 Oct 2018
Lithgow Council’s Economic Development Committee has initiated discussions on the “values” that should guide Council’s decision making as Council considers the strategic positioning of the Lithgow LGA over the next 12 months.

The recent Royal Commission into Banking, Insurance and Financial Services has revealed the negative impact on customers, shareholders and the community when Corporations fail to abide by the values openly advertised in their annual reports as their guiding ethical principles.

“The ethical values of any organisation need to be applied in practice to promote confidence and stability in governance in both corporate and public sectors and this applies to Lithgow Council as well.” said Mayor Ray Thompson.

“Councillor Steve Ring raised the matter with Council’s administration recently after attending a course on Governance in Sydney and the matter has consequently been raised for discussion at the recent Economic Development Committee meeting held on 3rd October 2018.” said Mayor Thompson.

“Our guiding values need to be agreed and adhered to as we continue to reassess Lithgow’s position and guide the community towards a better quality of employment, health and lifestyle into the future.” said Cr Ring.

“We want to keep good faith with our community and not repeat the mistakes made in the corporate sector recently identified during the Banking Royal Commission.” said Cr Ring.

Council’s Economic Development Committee has recommended to Council that it review Council’s strategic principles and values with a view to increasing population and quality of lifestyle for local residents in the context of the expansion of Western Sydney.

 
Echo Point Village Echo Point Village Echo Point Village 1min walk from the room to Echo Point!

Recent News

Applications Open for 2019 Restoration and Rehabilitation Grants Program for Environmental Sustainability
Applications Open for 2019 Restoration and Rehabilitation Grants Program for Environmental Sustainability
Government Member of the NSW Legislative Council and Blue Mountains resident...
Applications Open for Building Better Regions Fund
Applications Open for Building Better Regions Fund
Upper Blue Mountains organisations may be eligible for Federal Government...
Lights, Camera, Action! Tropfest Opens 2019 Submissions
Lights, Camera, Action! Tropfest Opens 2019 Submissions
The world’s largest short film festival, Tropfest Australia, supported...
Hit Aussie Film The Merger Screening at Mount Vic Flicks Cinema for One Week Only
Hit Aussie Film The Merger Screening at Mount Vic Flicks Cinema for One Week Only
A story with a big heart, plenty of laughs and lashings of sweet and sour...
Rededication of Padley’s Memorial  at Hassans Walls Lookout
Rededication of Padley’s Memorial at Hassans Walls Lookout
The community is invited to the rededication of the recently restored...

What's New

Conveyancing Made Easy
Conveyancing Made Easy
Think Conveyancing Blue Mountains
Spectacular Half Day Abseiling
Spectacular Half Day Abseiling
High and Wild Australian Adventures
Pamper Events-Hens/bridal-Corporate-Kids
Pamper Events-Hens/bridal-Corporate-Kids
Glamour & Elegance Mobile Beauty
Save $$$ on multiple night stays.
Save $$$ on multiple night stays.
Blue Mountains Lakeside B&B & Self-contained
Romantic Escape Blue Mountains
Romantic Escape Blue Mountains
Federation Gardens and Possums Hideaway
News Menu:

Have You Visited

Announcement
High Tea @ Lindsay's Cafe. Sun 4 NovRelax over High Tea @ Lindsay's, Sun 4 Nov, from 3pm on. Tickets prior - see website for details.View Lindsay's Cafe »
Share Blue Mountains Australia
Join us on Facebook