Penrith Council is inviting public comment on its draft Asbestos Policy during October.
The policy is based on the Model Asbestos Policy for NSW Councils published last November to promote a consistent approach throughout NSW.
Penrith Council wants the final policy to set out roles to ensure quick and safe response to discoveries of asbestos on public or private land.
Penrith Imaging, which provides radiology services, has refurbished its Derby Street practice and is now providing extra services.
They cover MRIs, access to speciality radiologists, and free onsite parking, and are fully accredited by the department of Health and Ageing Diagnostic Imaging Accreditation Scheme.
Details: 4737 3300.
Gourmet pie winner
Dong Vong, LA Bakehouse Cafe (High Street Pies), has been crowned Gourmet Poultry Pie Winner with his Sweet Thai Chicken Pie in the Great Aussie Pie Competition.
Run for kids
POLICE officer Rohan Best, Penrith, is going the extra mile for children by running in the 42-kilometre Chicago Marathon in the US on October 13.
Detective Senior Constable Best aims to raise $5000 for the child protection advocates' group, Bravehearts.