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Many challenges come about while maintaining our community in a way that continues to create jobs and prosperity, without straining land and resources. However, these challenges can be overcome in ways that allow our community to continue to thrive and grow, while improving resource use and reducing pollution. There needs to be a future where consideration for improvements to our current services, housing, transportation are achieved.
In order to start thinking sustainably in our community, we must first explore our community. Given the sparse nature of the Singleton LGA, it is often difficult to find a sustainable means of transport around the LGA. A few options allowing for movement between towns within the LGA include:
Further information on services, timetables, destinations and fares is available from the NSW Transport website and NSW TrainLink, phone T 131 500
Towns within our LGA act as a hub for ideas, commerce, culture, science, productivity, social development and much more. We see our community being on the forefront of enabling people to advance socially and economically, while still caring for the environment.
Council’s role in public transport is primarily one of facilitation through:
Council aims to support land use and development decisions to ensure that appropriate provision of infrastructure such as shelters and seating, and good walking connections to public transport nodes are available for our community.