Glen Innes Examiner
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Glen Innes council makes climate emergency declaration

Andrew Messenger
Updated September 30 2019 - 3:13pm, first published September 27 2019 - 1:00pm
Mayor Carol Sparks moved the motion, saying the council needs to tackle the problem head on.
Mayor Carol Sparks moved the motion, saying the council needs to tackle the problem head on.

The Glen Innes council has declared a climate emergency, becoming the smallest and most rural local government in the state to do so.

Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au