Council revenues will B-Flat, but we’re buying a new piano!

The council has just absent out to tender for a contentious substitute piano for the Norwood Live performance Corridor, with a spending plan of up to $a hundred,000.

The council break up around the problem this time last 12 months, with Mayor Roberto Bria at the time declaring replacing the present piano, which was utilised occasionally and remained in excellent working buy, was exorbitant “given the current financial climate’’.

Mr Bria set up a movement to take out the piano from the council spending plan in June last 12 months, but the vote was lost 10:three following various councillors changed their minds on the problem. The council had voted not to fund the piano in April last 12 months.

Councillor John Minney claimed the $a hundred,000 selling price tag was “peanuts” through that discussion, and claimed persons would “flock below and be entertained by one of the ideal orchestras in … Read More