27 October 2016

Council Meetings

November

Tuesday 8th Ordinary 6.30pm
Tuesday 29th Ordinary 6.30pm

December

Tuesday 13th Ordinary 6.30pm

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.

  • DA0141/15 - 648 Terrace Road FREEMANS REACH -Retrospective Application - Structure Ancillary to Outbuilding – Verandah to Stables - Approved
  • DA0186/14 - 100B McDougall Drive COLO -Dwelling House and Ancillary Shed - Retrospective Application - Approved
  • DA0241/16 - 12 Rain Ridge Road KURRAJONG HEIGHTS -Retrospective Application - Structure Ancillary to a Dwelling House – Deck - Approved
  • DA0337/16 - 31 Ham Street SOUTH WINDSOR -Secondary Dwelling - Installation of a detached secondary dwelling - Refused
  • DA0442/16 - 83 Arthur Phillip Drive NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House and Secondary Dwelling - Construction of a dwelling house and detached secondary dwelling - Approved
  • DA0458/16 - 6 Jamison Crescent NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House with Attached Garage and Swimming Pool - Approved
  • DA0495/16 - 88 Derrig Road TENNYSON -Demolition of existing Dwelling and Construction of a New Single Dwelling House - Approved
  • DA0507/16 - 271 Pitt Town Bottoms Road PITT TOWN BOTTOMS -Retrospective - In-ground swimming pool and spa - Approved
  • DA0510/16 - 105 Johnston Street PITT TOWN -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Outbuilding and Awning - Approved
  • DA0518/16 - 340 Cedar Ridge Road KURRAJONG -Structures Ancillary to a Dwelling House - Outbuilding and Swimming Pool - Approved
  • DA0528/16 - 377 Pitt Town Road PITT TOWN -Dwelling House - Approved
  • DA0540/16 - 81 Patterson Lane GROSE VALE-Structures Ancillary to Dwelling - Outbuilding, Cabana & Swimming Pool and Retaining Wall - Approved
  • DA0546/16 - 101 Arthur Phillip Drive NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House - Construction of a dwelling house with attached garage - Approved
  • DA0569/16 - 2 Tench Close NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House and Secondary Dwelling - Construction of a dwelling house and attached secondary dwelling - Approved
  • DA0575/16 - 596 Blaxlands Ridge Road BLAXLANDS RIDGE -Dwelling House with Attached Garage - Approved
  • DA0582/16 - 164 Boundary Road OAKVILLE -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - In-Ground Swimming Pool - Approved
  • DA0586/16 - 727 Comleroy Road KURRAJONG -Dwelling House with Attached Garage - Approved
  • DA0615/16 - 99 Grose Wold Road GROSE WOLD -In-Ground Water Tank Ancillary to a Dwelling - Approved
  • DA0624/16 - 59 McMahons Road KURRAJONG -Dwelling House - Alterations and Additions and Outbuilding - Approved
  • DA0635/16 - 152 King Road WILBERFORCE -Dwelling House single storey, garage and cabana - Approved
  • DA0659/16 - 9 Stables Street PITT TOWN-Dwelling House with Attached Garage - Approved
  • DA0663/16 - 131 Lennox Street RICHMOND -Tree Removal - Removal of one tree - Approved
  • DA0820/15 - Grey Gums Park 172 Boundary Road GLOSSODIA -Joint Regional Planning Panel - Intensive Plant Agriculture - Construction of growing rooms associated internal access roads, drainage, dam and tree removal - Approved
  • DA0408/14 - 216 Edwards Road RICHMOND LOWLANDS -Temporary Use - Temporary use of the land for two annual music events - Refused
  • DA0217/16 - 34 Beaumont Avenue NORTH RICHMOND -Housing for Older People or People with a Disability - Stage 5 - Demolition of existing building and construction of a two storey building containing six units - Approved
  • S960084/16 - 29 Powells Road BILPIN -Modification to Development Consent No. DA0966/05 - Alteration of hours of operation and car park - Approved
  • S960098/16 - 371D East Kurrajong Road EAST KURRAJONG -Modification Application to Development Consent No.0181/16 - Design Amendments - 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 5pm Monday to Friday.

Positions Vacant

Design Investigation Co-ordinator IS047DM

Salary neg from $81K +9.5% Super + 3.5% Civil Liability Allowance

+ Leaseback Vehicle +9 Day Fortnight

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 seeking an experienced and innovative engineer to undertake the investigation and design of projects outlined in Council's Works Program. This is a challenging role that will require strong project and technical management skills to plan contract documentation for civil projects as well as administer Council's civil design and survey computer systems.

Applicants must have a relevant tertiary qualification as well as demonstrated experience in the co-ordination of projects from start-up to completion.

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 5pm, 30 October 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

Manager Corporate Services & Governance SS021CS

Salary negotiable from $110K pa + 9.5% Super

+ Leaseback Vehicle + 19 Day Month

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.

Reporting to the Director Support Services you will be responsible for the provision of high quality corporate support to Elected Members, internal staff and external stakeholders. Specifically, you will have responsibility for administration, governance, property management, records management and printing functions of Council.

To succeed in the role, you will have a tertiary qualification in local government or other related area, together with a comprehensive knowledge of relevant statutory and legislative requirements. In addition you will have experience at a middle management level preferably with property management and records management experience.

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 Human Resources Coordinator, Nikki Griffiths on (02) 4560 4594.

Applications close 5pm 6 November 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.

Public Notices

Presentation of Financial Statements as per Section 418 (3) of the Local Government Act. Please see the email sent to Adrian for the content for this ad to appear in the Hawkesbury Courier Council Notices on Thursday, 27 October 2016. It also needs to appear in the Hawkesbury Gazette on Wednesday, 26 October 2016.

Expressions of Interest for Community Representation on Council Committees

Expressions of interest are invited from suitably qualified members of the community to act as community representatives on the committees outlined below. Community members are generally appointed to committees on the basis of their industry knowledge and experience, technical skills and/or their ability to interpret the common interests of residents. For more information or to obtain an Expression of Interest Form please visit Council website’s www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au or contact the relevant person as listed below. EOIs close 5pm Friday, 11 November 2016.

Human Services Advisory Committee

Community representation - Seven (7) Community appointments

This Committee has been delegated (by Council) the task of providing advice and assistance in the development and drafting of a Human Services Strategy linked with the Hawkesbury Community Strategic Plan 2013 – 2032. Members will provide advice on consultative strategies for inviting submissions, assist in the identification of community indicators to measure progress in the improvement and well-being of residents of the Hawkesbury and assist Council staff to coordinate an integrated human services planning framework. Meetings are held a minimum of four times per year. Contact Andrew Kearns on (02) 4560 4604.

Hawkesbury Civics and Citizenship Committee

Community representation - Three (3) Community appointments

This Committee facilitates the selection of award recipients for several awards including but not limited to; Australia Day Awards and the Hawkesbury Sports Awards. It reviews the criteria for each of the award systems and makes recommendations on changes to systems, actively encourages nominations from the community for the awards programs to further enhance the quality and quantity of submissions Council receives and assists, when requested, with recommendations for special civic or community celebrations. Meetings are held a minimum of once per year. Contact Sonia Porter on (02) 4560 4425.

Hawkesbury Sustainability Advisory Committee – Four (4) Community appointments

This Committee was established to provide a forum for community representatives, Councillors and Council Officers to focus on sustainability issues and to ensure a coordinated approach to the development, implementation and evaluation of Council’s grant funded sustainability projects and other Council approved sustainability initiatives. Committee membership will also include the appointment of one (1) representative from each of the Department of Environment and Heritage, Department of Primary Industries and Western Sydney University. Meetings are held a minimum of twice per year. Contact Andrew Kearns on (02) 4560 4604.

Waste Management Advisory Committee

Community representation - Two (2) Community appointments

This Committee provides Council with advice about information, research, analysis and public awareness strategies and options for future waste management in the Hawkesbury. Meetings are held a minimum of twice per year. Contact Andrew Kearns on (02) 4560 4604.

Heritage Advisory Committee

Community representation - Eight (8) Community appointments

This Committee provides Council with advice on grant applications, recommendations and management issues, heritage listings, Heritage Week events and community awareness of heritage matters. Meetings are held a minimum of twice per year. Contact Andrew Kearns on (02) 4560 4604.

Floodplain Risk Management Advisory Committee

Community representation - Five (5) Community appointments

This Committee provides advice to Council about information, research and analysis on the nature and degree of flood risk, measures and standards necessary to minimise flood risk, public awareness strategies and development of a flood risk management plan. Meetings are held a minimum of six times per year. Contact Andrew Kearns on (02) 4560 4604.

Audit, Risk and Improvement Committee

Community representation – Three (3) Community appointments

This Committee provides independent assurance and assistance to Council on risk management, control, governance and external accountability responsibilities. Meetings are held a minimum of four times per year. Contact Steven Kelly on 4560 4408.

Hawkesbury Access and Inclusion Advisory Committee

Community representation - Nine (9) Community appointments

This Committee has been delegated (by Council) the task of providing advice and assistance in the drafting of a Hawkesbury Access and Inclusion Plan. This Committee will provide advice to Council staff on strategies for eliminating barriers which prevent residents and visitors from participating fully in community and civic life, and raise awareness of the importance of creating an accessible built environment and inclusive civil society. Meetings are held a minimum of four times per year. Contact Meagan Ang on (02) 4560 4502.

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