'Unlawful' Tatton Drain shutter at Wagga's Lake Albert threatens long-term water fix, council says

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
Updated January 7 2021 - 4:15am, first published January 6 2021 - 5:55am
SHUTTERED: Steel gates across Tatton Drain that Wagga City Council said were illegally placed over Lake Albert Road culverts in O'Halloran Park sometime before Wednesday in an attempt to raise water levels in Lake Albert. Picture: Les Smith

Wagga City Council has blamed an unknown party for the "deliberate and illegal" sealing off a drain from Lake Albert in an attempt to improve its water levels.

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Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich

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Journalist for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga Wagga covering politics and data. Mobile: 0437 853 137 Email: rex.martinich@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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