Tamworth council communications tower: councillors vote not to hand over $60,000 tower to NSW Police without free access

Madeline Link
By Madeline Link
Updated September 15 2021 - 6:51am, first published September 14 2021 - 7:00pm
RAW DEAL: Tamworth Regional councillor Glenn Inglis argued the council shouldn't hand over a $60,000 asset to NSW Police. Photo: Peter Hardin 231120PHC004, file.

NEGOTIATIONS over a $60,000 communications tower that ratepayers paid for will go back to the drawing board, after one councillor questioned why it would be handed to NSW Police.


Madeline Link

Madeline Link


Madeline Link is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald, with a focus on Lake Macquarie City Council. To keep up with my stories, follow my Twitter @madeline_link, for tips email madeline.link@newcastleherald.com.au.

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