30 June 2016

Council Meetings

July

Tuesday 12 6.30pm Ordinary

Tuesday 26 6.30pm Ordinary

Consulting the Community

Exhibition of Draft Section 64 Contribution Plan - Stormwater Infrastructure for Pitt Town - Contribution Area 2, June 2016

Council is exhibiting the Draft Section 64 Contribution Plan - Stormwater Infrastructure for Pitt Town - Contribution Area 2, June 2016 (draft contribution plan).

The draft contribution plan generally applies to land within the vicinity of Hall Street and Hawkesbury Street, Pitt Town. The purpose of the draft contribution plan is to provide an administrative framework under which specific stormwater infrastructure is provided and land acquired in order to allow large lot residential development within the contribution area, authorise Council to impose conditions under Section 64 of the Local Government Act 1993 when granting consent to development on land to which the plan applies, and enable the Council to be both publicly and financially accountable in its assessment and administration of the contribution plan.

The draft contribution plan and supporting documentation is on public exhibition 8:30am to 5pm Monday to Friday at Council’s Administration Office, 366 George Street, Windsor for the period Friday 1 July 2016 to Friday 29 July 2016 and can be viewed on Council’s website at http://www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au/development/development-information/planning-policies or on Council’s online community engagement tool site www.yourhawkesbury-yoursay.com.au

Written submissions concerning the draft contribution plan may be made to Council throughout the abovementioned exhibition period. Submissions should be referenced “Draft Section 64 Contribution Plan – Stormwater Infrastructure for Pitt Town – Contribution Area 2, June 2016” and can be posted to Hawkesbury City Council, PO Box 146, WINDSOR NSW 2756, faxed to (02) 4587 7740, or emailed to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au throughout the exhibition period.

The last day for the receipt of submissions is Friday 29 July 2016.

Please note confidentiality is not available to respondents. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report. Information (including copies of submissions) may also be released in accordance with Council’s Access to Information policy.

The inclusion of personal information with your submission is voluntary. However, if not provided Council will not be able to contact you about the proposal. The information will be stored in Council's electronic records system and paper files. For your protection, Council recommends that you do not include defamatory comments in your submission.

Any comments about the draft contribution plan 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 1988. Submissions are balanced with Council’s statutory obligations and the public interest.

If you have any enquiries please contact Philip Pleffer, Strategic Planning Co-ordinator (02) 4560 4544.

Development Applications Recently Determined

The Development Consents, Complying Development Certificates, Section 96 Modifications and Section 82A Reviews recently determined.

Notice under Section 101 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, the following Development Consents, Complying Development Certificates, Section 96 Modifications and Section 82A Reviews were determined by Council.

  • DA0062/16 - 56 Portland Head Road EBENEZER -Dwelling House and Demolition of existing dwelling - Approved
  • DA0087/16 - 88 The Terrace WINDSOR -Dwelling House - Alterations and Additions and detached Garage and Swimming Pool and demolition of existing shed - Approved
  • DA0117/16 - 128 Pitt Town Road MCGRATHS HILL -Farm Building - Approved
  • DA0128/16 - 182 Mill Road KURRAJONG -Place of public worship - Outdoor play equipment and Ancillary Earthworks - Approved
  • DA0154/16 - 5 Pamela Crescent BOWEN MOUNTAIN -Dwelling House - Alterations and Additions – Deck - Approved
  • DA0166/16 - 14 Killarney Court MCGRATHS HILL -Subdivision - Three Lot Torrens Title Subdivision - Refused
  • DA0176/16 - 10 Ilma Close MCGRATHS HILL -Dwelling House - Alterations and Additions - Approved
  • DA0186/16 - 50 Linden Drive FREEMANS REACH -Dwelling House with Attached Garage and Landfill - Approved
  • DA0189/16 - 5 Chatham Street PITT TOWN -Dwelling House - Alterations and Additions - Approved
  • DA0190/16 - 1 Irwins Road EAST KURRAJONG -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling – Outbuilding - Approved
  • DA0207/16 - 96 Grose Vale Road NORTH RICHMOND -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - In-ground Swimming Pool - Lot 356 DP 1199663 Jamison Crescent - Approved
  • DA0240/16 - 450 Kurmond Road FREEMANS REACH -Structure Ancillary to a Dwelling - Installation of an In-ground Water Tank - Approved
  • DA0254/16 - 21 Mountain Avenue YARRAMUNDI -Dwelling House - Construction of an outbuilding and temporary use as a dwelling house - Approved
  • DA0259/16 - 49 Old Bells Line Of Road KURRAJONG -Structure Ancillary to a Dwelling House - Installation of a retaining wall - Refused
  • DA0261/16 - 25 Mountain Avenue YARRAMUNDI -Dwelling House - Construction of a dwelling house with attached garage - Approved
  • DA0284/15 - 421 Tennyson Road TENNYSON -Livestock Processing Industry and Intensive Livestock Agriculture - Construction of a shed, alterations and additions to a shed, alterations to the car park and the operation of a poultry processing facility and hatchery - Approved
  • DA0293/16 - 730 Old Pitt Town Road OAKVILLE -Tree Removal - Refused
  • DA0469/15 - 271 Pitt Town Bottoms Road PITT TOWN BOTTOMS -Dwelling House - demolition of existing dwelling and construction of Dwelling House with Attached Garage and Boat Shed - Approved
  • DA0541/15 - 355 Stannix Park Road EBENEZER -Subdivision - Torrens Title - Refused
  • DA0628/15 - 226 Settlers Road LOWER MACDONALD -Dwelling House - rebuild of fire damaged dwelling - Approved
  • DA0728/15 - 182 Mill Road KURRAJONG -Place of public worship - Entry wall and associated signage - Refused
  • DA0730/15 - 216 Edwards Road RICHMOND LOWLANDS -Animal Boarding or Training Establishment - Conversion and use of the tourist and visitor accommodation portion of the building as workers'' accommodation ancillary to the animal boarding and training establishment - Approved
  • DA0774/15 - 1521 St Albans Road ST ALBANS -Tourist and Visitor Accommodation - Refused
  • DA0777/15 - 12 Red Gum Crescent BOWEN MOUNTAIN -Dwelling House with Attached Carport - Approved
  • DA0796/15 - 56 Lieutenant Bowen Road BOWEN MOUNTAIN -Dwelling House - Alterations and Additions - Approved
  • DA0810/15 - 46 Bilpin Springs Road, BILPIN -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling – Outbuilding - Refused
  • CDC0010/16 - 307 Castlereagh Road AGNES BANKS -Dwelling Ancillary Development – Garage - Approved
  • S960052/16 - 2 Hawkesbury Street PITT TOWN -Modifications to the consent for subdivision
  • Modification to Development Consent No.0741/14 - Amendment to Conditions - Approved
  • S960055/16 - 34 Cleary Drive PITT TOWN -Modification to Development Consent No.0756/15 - Amend external finish - Approved
  • S960064/16 - 155 Comleroy Road KURRAJONG -Modification to DA0220/15 - Reduce size of Building footprint - Approved

The Development Consents, Complying Development Certificates, Section 96 Modifications and Section 82A Reviews are available for public inspections, without charge, at Council’s offices. Office hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Positions Vacant

Compliance & Enforcement Officer - Illegal Waste Dumping - CP051RS

Temporary position - 12 months

Do you want to make a real contribution to the Hawkesbury community and work with a forward thinking team committed ensuring compliance with a range of public safety and environmental standards? Hawkesbury City Council is situated to the north west of Sydney in offers the perfect balance of lifestyle and opportunity.

We are looking for a motivated and customer focused person to join our Environment and Regulatory Services Team in the role of Compliance and Enforcement Officer.

The primary purpose of this role is to reduce the incidence of illegal dumping within the Hawkesbury Local Government Area. You will be responsible for carrying out the investigation of complaints, inspections and patrols in relation to a range of illegal dumping activities.

The role requires an established background in investigation and enforcement, preferably in a local government environment or a related field. You will have a current driver’s licence, strong organisation skills and the demonstrated ability to negotiate and action resolutions to technical enquires and complaints and undertake compliance and enforcement activities. Tertiary qualifications in Local Government Law Enforcement would be an advantage.

This is a temporary grant funded position up to end June 2017.

Salary;- Grade 12, with a commencing rate of pay of $1,174.83 gross per 38 hour week, plus superannuation and the opportunity to participate in a 9 day fortnight working arrangement. A vehicle will be available for business use.

How to Apply:- for further position details, including the selection criteria and how to apply using Council’s On-Line Job Application process, visit our website - www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au. For specific job enquiries contact Council's HR Coordinator, Nikki Griffiths on (02) 4560 4594.

Applications close 3 July 2016.

Applicants who do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for this position.

Council is committed to high ethical standards for staff and their dealings with the public which is reflected in our organisational Code of Conduct.

The canvassing of Councillors in relation to applications for employment will automatically disqualify the applicant from the process.

Environmental Health Officer - CP015RS

Parental Leave – up to 6 months

Salary neg from $70K pa + Super

+ 9 day fortnight + Leaseback Vehicle

Hawkesbury City Council is facing an exciting new future, full of opportunities. We are committed to the implementation of our Fit for the Future Plan to make Council sustainable by 2019/2020. Our team has passion and enthusiasm and we are looking for like-minded people to join us on this journey. You must be open to fresh ideas, committed to progressing new initiatives and be driven to provide the very best service to our community.

We are currently seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Environmental Health Officer to join our Environment and Regulatory Services team. This position will make a real contribution to the Hawkesbury Community and play an important role in educating our community and applying Environmental Health practices proactively. Duties will include functions such as pollution control, public health, inspections of sewage management facilities, policy development and general administration.

It is essential that you have a relevant degree or be in the final year of part time study, a current driver’s licence, together with a solid working knowledge of Local Government and Protection of the Environment Operations Acts.

How to Apply:- for further position details, including the selection criteria and how to apply using Council’s Online Job Application process, visit our website - www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au . For specific job enquiries contact Council's HR Coordinator, Nikki Griffiths on (02) 4560 4594.

Applicants who do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for this position.

Applications close 3 July 2016

Please note that the canvassing of Councillors in relation to this matter will automatically disqualify the applicant from this process.

Council is committed to high ethical standards for staff and their dealings with the public, which is reflected in our organisational Code of Conduct

The canvassing of Councillors in relation to applications for employment will automatically disqualify the applicant from the process.

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