12 May 2011

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery

G W Bot: The Long Paddock - A 30 YEAR SURVEY (on tour from Goulburn Regional Gallery)
1 April – 15 May

Deerubbin Centre -1st Floor
300 George Street Windsor 2756
Tel 02 4560 4441 Fax 02 4560 4442
www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au
Mon-Fri 10am-4pm Sat & Sun 10am-3pm ( Closed Tues and public holidays)
Free admission


Community Information

Living Sustainably in the Hawkesbury
Hawkesbury Show Council Display
13, 14 & 15 May 2011

Visit Council’s display at the Hawkesbury Show to:

  • Find out how to live more sustainably in the Hawkesbury
  • Learn about council projects and services
  • Make a sustainable living pledge and get a free Hawkesbury native plant
  • Enter the draw to win your choice of a compost bin or worm farm for your home

Free sustainable giveaways and activities

Richmond Library Temporary Closure
30 April – 18 May 2011 inclusive

Richmond Branch Library located on the corner of West Market and March Streets, Richmond, will be temporarily closed for re-carpeting and replacement of library shelves. The work to replace 30 year old fittings is funded by Hawkesbury City Council and State Library NSW grant funds.

For further information please contact the Hawkesbury Library Service on 4560 4460


Consulting the Community

Memorial Park, Kurrajong - Proposed Extensions to Kurrajong Rural Fire Brigade Station The Kurrajong Rural Fire Brigade is seeking to construct an extension to the existing Brigade Station, adjoining Memorial Park, for a meeting room, office area and shower/toilet. The proposed extension is located on a steep slope, adjacent to the toilet facilities within Memorial Park.

Council''s report outlining the proposal as well as the concept plans can be viewed from Thursday, 12 May 2011 to Friday, 10 June 2011 at:

* Council Offices, 366 George Street, Windsor
* Richmond Library and Hawkesbury Central Library at Windsor
* Online at Council’s website www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

The community is invited to provide comment on the proposed extension via written submissions forwarded to Council by any of the methods listed below by close of business, Friday, 10 June 2011.

  • By Mail: PO Box 146, Windsor NSW 2756
  • By fax: 4587 7740
  • By email: council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

Please address all submissions to the General Manager, Hawkesbury City Council, titled - '' Memorial Park, Kurrajong - Proposed Extensions to Kurrajong Rural Fire Brigade Station''.

Please be advised that comments on the proposal may contain information that is personal information, such as information that identifies you, etc, for the purposes of the privacy and Personal Information Protection Act.

The purpose of collecting this information is to assist Council in obtaining the views of the community regarding this matter. The information may also be made available to third parties in accordance with relevant legislation.

The submission of personal information with your comments is voluntary but, if not provide, may affect consideration of such comments. The information will ultimately be stored in Council''s record system.

Enquiries: Sean Perry - Manager Parks and Recreation - 4560 4507

Integrated Development ProposalLot 2 DP 1080830, 76 Chaseling Road North WEBBS CREEK NSW 2775

Hawkesbury City Council has received a development application for storage garages in association with Del Rio Riverside Resort at the above property. The applicant is Montgomery Planning Solutions. Hawkesbury City Council is the consent authority.

The proposed development is defined as integrated development under Section 91 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 because an approval under the Water Management Act 2000 is required. The approval body is the NSW Office of Water.

The development application and supporting information will be on public exhibition for the period 13 May 2011 to 13 June 2011. All plans and details may be inspected between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday, at Council''s Administration Office, 366 George Street, Windsor.

During the exhibition period any person may make a submission in writing to Council in relation to the development application, quoting reference DA0053/11. Where a submission by way of objection is made, the grounds for objection are to be specified in the submission. Should you lodge a submission, your views will be taken into account as part of our assessment and a reply will be forwarded to you when the application is determined.

Please note that confidentiality is not available to objectors. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report or forwarded to the applicant where it may help to resolve design or operational problems. Information (including copies of submissions) may also be released in accordance with Council Policy for Access to Information.

If you have any concerns about the proposal, it is suggested that you speak with the assessing officer so that all aspects may be fully discussed. Matters such as privacy, overshadowing and impact on adjoining owners are a normal part of our assessment.
Enquiries: Colleen Haron (02) 4560 4564.


Council Meetings

May

31 May - Ordinary

June

7 June - Extra-Ordinary - Draft HLEP2009

21 June - Extra-Ordinary - Budget, Rates & Management Plan Adoption Only

28 June - Ordinary


Development Application Recently Determined

Notice under Section 101 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, the following Development Consents were determined by Council.

>>> View applications

The development consents are available for public inspection, without charge, at Council Offices. Office hours are 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday.


Positions Vacant

Records Data Integrity Officer


Tenders

Supply of OHS Specialised Services - Tender No. 01911

Tenders are invited and will be received up to 3.00 pm Tuesday, 31 May 2011 for the Supply of OHS Specialised Services.

Tender documents are available for free at https://tenders.nsw.gov.au/wsroc/ or at Council’s Enquiry Counter from Thursday, 18 April 2011 for a non refundable fee of $75 (inclusive of GST).

Tenders may only be submitted by the means described in the tender documents and must be received by the closing time. Late tenders will not be accepted.

Tenders will be opened in public, in the Council offices immediately following the time of closure, and Tenderers or their representatives are invited to attend.

The canvassing of Councillors will automatically disqualify the applicant from the tender process.

For further information, please contact Steve Moxham on (02) 4560 4616

Tender No. 02011 - Provision of Debt Recovery Services

Tenders are invited for the Provision of Debt Recovery Services and will be received by the Council until 3pm on Wednesday 1 June 2011.

Tender documents can be downloaded free at http://tenders.nsw.gov.au/wsroc or available from Council’s enquiry counter from 8.30am Wednesday 11 May 2011 for a non-refundable fee of $50.00.

Tenders may only be submitted by means described in the tender documents and must be received by the closing time. The canvassing of Councillors in relation to this matter will automatically disqualify the applicant from the tender process. For further information, please contact Alwyn Nash on (02) 4560 4607.

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