Council amalgamations: NSW Premier Mike Baird sets out the path to fewer councils

Sydney Morning Herald article of 18 December 2015 tells us that NSW Premier, Mike Baird has staked his political authority on a radical overhaul of the state’s councils, but the Premier is already facing headwinds from opponents within parliament and across councils.

More than a quarter of NSW’s 152 councils would be cut – most of them in Sydney – under long-awaited plans unveiled by the state government on Friday.  To hear the interview and read article click on the link below…….