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ICO Program for rubbish and weed removal

Mulching, weeding and rubbish removal through the ICO Program

As part of its Collaboration & Community Engagement Program, the Alliance works with the NSW Corrective Services’ Intensive Corrections Order (ICO) Program to provide mulching, weeding and rubbish removal at a range of parks and streets within the catchment in the Bayside, Canterbury-Bankstown, Inner West and Strathfield local government areas.

During 2018-2019, the program delivered $265,000 value in participant and supervisor hours collecting 2,500+ rubbish bags & 1,000+ bags of weeds as well as mulching at more than 20 sites across the catchment

During 2017-2018, the program delivered:

  • 6540 participant and supervisor hours, valued at $215,00
  • 1,500+ bags of rubbish collected
  • 500+ bags of weeds collecteds
  • 50 sqm of mulch spread