Return and Earners in Manly could be in for a massive update, with the NSW Government planning to expand the scheme so it includes containers like glass wine and spirits bottles and larger container.
Member for Manly and Minister for Environment James Griffin said this is an exciting opportunity to build on one of Australia’s most successful recycling initiatives and improve recycling practices in households across NSW.
Waitlists for early childhood education in Manly will ease, with the NSW Government today providing funding for additional spaces at a local preschool through its Start Strong Capital Works Grants program.
Member for Manly James Griffin said North Harbour Children’s Centre preschool in Balgowlah is one of the early childhood education services to receive a major capital grant, which aims to increase the number of community preschool places in areas of need and demand across NSW.
Schools in Manly are benefiting from improvements in their classrooms and reductions in their power bills thanks to the NSW Government’s LED Lighting Upgrade Program.
The $157.8 million program, launched in October 2020 as a stimulus response to the COVID-19 pandemic, will see fluorescent lights replaced with more energy efficient LED lights in primary and high schools across NSW.
Member for Manly James Griffin said the NSW Liberals and Nationals Government’s Lighting Upgrade Program is not only improving schools but also supporting jobs in metro areas.