Mount Vincent waste transfer facility misses out on federal funding

Nick Bielby
Updated October 11 2016 - 8:55am, first published October 10 2016 - 5:30am

It’s disappointing, I believe we ticked all the boxes.

- Maitland Mayor Cr Peter Blackmore

Maitland Council has missed out on a $5.2 million federal grant to help build a recycling and waste transfer facility at Mount Vincent.

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Nick Bielby

Nick Bielby

Senior Journalist

Nick Bielby is a crime reporter who has worked as a journalist since 2011. Having joined the Newcastle Herald in 2017, he won a Walkley Award in 2019 with Donna Page for their investigation 'Dirty Deeds', which exposed the decades of illegal dumping of toxic material in and around a Hunter waterway.

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