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709, 2019

Berry Heritage Investigations – Proposed Listings

Council held a community information session on 28 August regarding the potential heritage listing of an additional 27 properties and 2 Heritage Conservation Areas in Berry and is now seeking feedback from affected landowners and stakeholders. Council has provided Heritage Data Sheets for the propos [...]

2308, 2019

Short-term Rental Accommodation (STRA)

The short-term rental accommodation policy aims to strike a balance between managing social and environmental impacts and supporting the economic value of short-term rental accommodation. The State Government is seeking more feedback on a Discussion Paper, which incorporates community feedback from [...]

2308, 2019

Shoalhaven Growth Management Strategy 

GMS Community Engagement Report - July 2019 Council has published a Community Engagement Report that summarises feedback on the draft GMS discussion paper issued in November. The Report will be used in developing the GMS and broader Local Strategic Planning Statement for the Shoalhaven due in July 2 [...]

2308, 2019

Forum Correspondence June to August 2019

Council advice re appointment of new CEO Resident enquiries re 421 Woodhill Mtn Rd Council advice re action taken on unauthorised works Council advice re voting for My Community Project North Nowra resident re ‘temporary’ function centre Beach Rd Planning Proposal on exhibition Berry Heritage Invest [...]

1308, 2019

Council Listens to Forum on ‘Temporary’ Function Centres

In its submission on 25 October 2018, relating to an application for a 'temporary' function centre in Strongs Road, the Forum Committee informed Council about a Land & Environment Court judgement that would dictate the outcome of its assessment. The applicant was attempting to use LEP Clause 2.8 [...]

1308, 2019

Forum Agenda 15 August 2019

Meeting 7.30pm this Thursday at School of Arts. AGENDA 'Temporary' function centres - Important update Growth Management Strategy - Community feedback Major housing development at Cambewarra Updates on Apex Park toilets and Edward St bridge Berry heritage listings - Council Community Information Ses [...]

408, 2019

Shoalhaven Growth Management Strategy 

Community Engagement Report Published – July 2019 In November 2018, Council asked for feedback on a discussion paper to help inform the preparation of an updated Growth Management Strategy. This paper explored where and how growth could occur and which areas and values should be protected. The paper [...]

707, 2019

Comments on Email Sent to Chamber Members

The Berry Chamber of Commerce Committee has recently advised Chamber members of its communications with Council about matters discussed at Forum meetings. Two extracts are listed below, followed by comments from the Forum Committee providing relevant background. You are invited to send your view or [...]

2306, 2019

Forum Correspondence April to June 2019

Advice from Council Traffic area that angled parking in Alexandra St is being reviewed, including ‘Rear to Kerb’ requirement Council advice re DCP Low Density Residential amendment on public exhibition Council advice re seeking feedback on Draft Delivery Program, Operational Plan and Budget 2019/20 [...]