Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Broome: Shire threat to demolish ‘third world’ houses

Broome shire has given Kennedy Hill’s Aboriginal community 14 days to repair several run down houses.

At least three, described as “worse than third world”, have been without running water since 2010.

The shire will demolish the homes and sue the Mallingbarr Aboriginal Corporation and Aboriginal Lands Trust for costs.

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