GRANT District Council has joined a growing chorus of concern over the potential closure of the Kalangadoo Police Station.
Patrols from Penola and Millicent are currently servicing the Kalangadoo police area, replacing the sole Kalangadoo police officer who has been on prolonged leave.
Sources have indicated the police officer will not return to work in Kalangadoo, with speculation around the State Government’s intention to permanently close the station.
Councillor Shirley Little said the lack of a permanent police presence in Kalangadoo would be to the detriment of smaller communities in the area.
“I think we need to support Wattle Range Council on this issue