Imagine coming home to find trees you planted on your property or marvelled at over the years for their natural beauty had been butchered.
How would you feel if the historic trees lining your town’s main street were cut almost to the trunk?
These are the situations confronting locals across the Hills with ETSA Utilities contractors working in the region to clear vegetation around powerlines.
It must be galling for property owners to watch on as the chainsaws cut away, as has happened in some cases, almost half of a tree on their land leaving it lopsided and disfigured.
The recent increases to the Emergency Services Levy (ESL) reveal the ugly side of politics. The State budget measure has delivered millions of dollars to a cash-strapped SA Government with little political pain. That’s because those affected the most by the removal of the rebate are rural South Australians and Read More »
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