Yass Valley Council will provide almost $14,000 in financial assistance to four community organisations under the first round of this year’s Community Grants Program.
The following four community organisations have been funded in the first round of this year’s program:
* Wee Jasper Community Association – $4,000 for sanding and sealing of the Wee Jasper Hall dance floor and kitchen floor.
* Yass Pony Club – $4,000 for the purchase of portable show-jumps and a trailer.
* Murrumbateman Landcare Group – $3,200 for an ecological survey of the Murrumbateman Bush Cemetery, signs showing images of flora and fauna found in the cemetery and small scale re-seeding of areas in the cemetery.
* Yass Railway Heritage Centre – $2,600 for the construction of a replacement roof for a display locomotive.