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I’ll ‘Terrier’ head off! GenU’s Mike ‘The Scottish Terrier’ McKinstry throttles Tuckers Funeral & Bereavement Service’s Andrew ‘The Undertaker’ Kors at Old Geelong Gaol. They were among local business ‘inmates’ incarcerated overnight this week to raise money for genU, a community agency supporting the disabled and disadvantaged. (Rebecca Hosking) 191154

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$70K fortnightly sting to dump recycling

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By Luke Voogt State Government has slugged Geelong’s council $70,000 per fortnight in extra levies for dumping recycling in landfill, City Hall has revealed. But council would absorb the cost without passing it on to ratepayers, its director of city services Guy Wilson-Browne promised. The charge would not result in increased rates or waste disposal charges, he told the Indy. “All additional costs have been paid for out of the city’s existing waste budget.” The expense would not result

SLUGGED: Guy Wilson-Browne. in any loss of council funds for other projects either, Mr WilsonBrowne assured ratepayers. Continued page 2

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