Mining community misses out on regional largesse

THE $400 million New South Wales government Stronger Country Communities Fund grants program has favoured rural local government areas over the mining-focused Wollongong and Shellharbour LGAs.

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Wollongong was deliberately excluded from the scheme.

A NSW government grants inquiry headed by Greens MP David Shoebridge found the government had been sidestepping mining councils in the lead up to the past state election.