Bay dredging to go ahead while Warrnambool pins hopes on extra funding

Katrina Lovell
Updated June 7 2022 - 9:18am, first published 2:00am
Green light: Work will start on dredging Lady Bay, even though the council only has enough money to do half the job it had planned.

With funding to properly dredge Warrnambool's silting Lady Bay falling short by almost half, starting the work anyway was the "best shot" at making the harbour safer, the city council was told on Monday.

Katrina Lovell

Katrina Lovell

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Katrina Lovell is a senior journalist at The Standard who covers council news and human interest stories.