Main Street Beautification Project – Shop Front Painting
Walgett – Collarenebri – Lightning Ridge
Shop front painting program whereby Council will reimburse
the owner to a maximum of $1,000 per premise toward the
purchase of paint. Labour and other costs related to painting the shop fronts is the responsibility of the owner.
Council has made available funds specifically for the purposes of Main Street beautification and are now looking to work with local shop owners and managers to beautify and improve the appearance the Main Street in Walgett, Lightning Ridge and Collarenebri.
The project available for businesses to participate in includes:
Shop Front Painting
The scope of works included in the funded project is:
- Purchase of paints, sympathetic to the Main Street of Collarenebri and as approved by Council
- Each individual premise may be approved to a maximum amount of $1000.
- Labour and other costs related to the painting are the responsibility of the business owner/manager.
Colours considered ‘sympathetic’ to the Environment include natural, earthy tones, greens, creams, whites and natural shades of brown and reds and greys.
Heritage Items are subject to comment from Council Staff or Heritage Advisor and colours must be sympathetic to the building and surrounding landscape.
Owners will be reimbursed to a maximum of $1,000 (per premises) upon successful completion of the work and through providing all receipts to Council.
To participate in this fantastic project please contact Council’s Planning Department. Phone 02 68286100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Funding Opportunities Council has available include:
Local Heritage Fund
Main Street Beautification Project – Removal & Replacement of bars
Community Assistance Scheme