Consultation concern over new powerline

February 7, 2024 8:09 am in by
Transmission Lines. Image: EnergyCo

Singleton Mayor Sue Moore said the community should not be pushed into an outcome they don’t want when it comes to the proposed high-voltage Hunter Transmission Line.

The Mayor and and local resident John Sullivan nominated to sit on a new EnergyCo Regional Reference Group.

Councillor Moore said they met for the first time yesterday.

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“There’s a lot of work to be done between now and then but they seem to have a very tight frame to get things done,” she said.

“I just hope that includes ample consultation, ample true consultation with those affected.”