15 September 2016

Consulting The Community

Exhibition of Planning Proposal - Lot 87 DP 1040092, 219 Bells Line of Road, North Richmond

Council is exhibiting a planning proposal affecting Lot 87 DP 1040092, 219 Bells Line of Road, North Richmond (the subject site).

The objective of the planning proposal is to enable the subdivision of the subject site into two lots with a minimum lot size of not less than 4ha. The planning proposal aims to achieve this intended outcome by amending the Lot Size Map of Hawkesbury Local Environmental Plan 2012 to change the minimum lot size for the subdivision of the subject site to 4ha.

The planning proposal and other supporting documentation is on public exhibition for the period Friday 2 September 2016 to Monday 3 October 2016.

The planning proposal and other supporting documentation can be viewed during the exhibition period on Council’s website, on Council’s online community engagement site, or between 8:30am to 5pm Monday to Friday at Council’s Administration Office, 366 George Street, Windsor.

Written submissions in relation to the planning proposal should be referenced “LEP001/15” 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

The last day for the receipt of submissions is Monday 3 October 2016.

Please note confidentiality is not available to respondents. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report or forwarded to the proponent where it may help to resolve issues raised in the submission. 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.

Under Section 147(5) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, any person who makes a submission to Council is required to disclose any political donation or gift. Where relevant a Political Donation and Gift Disclosure Statement is to accompany any submission lodged with Council. This statement can be obtained from Council’s Customer Service Unit or on Council’s website.

Any comments about this 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 1988.

Submissions are balanced with Council’s statutory obligations, the rights of the proponent and the public interest. Council must consider any submissions made before it decides whether to proceed with or abandon a proposal.

The Minister for Planning has delegated the making of the local environmental plan to Council.

Should you have any enquiries with respect to this matter, please contact Karu Wijayasinghe, Senior Strategic Land Use Planner, on (02) 4560 4546.

Council Meetings

September

Tuesday 27 Extra-Ordinary 6.30pm – (Alternate date Tuesday, 4 October 2016 dependent on declaration of poll following Local Government Elections)

October

Tuesday 11 Ordinary 6.30pm

Council Notices

Governor Phillip Park and Boat Ramp       Temporary Closure

Notice is given that Governor Phillip Park and boat ramp will be closed to the general public on Saturday, 17 and Sunday, 18 September 2016 as exclusive use has been granted to Upper Hawkesbury Power Boat Club for the Power Boat Spectacular Event.

Designated Development Proposal

60 Argyle Street SOUTH WINDSOR NSW 2756 (Lot 2 DP 1123169)

Hawkesbury City Council has received a development application for an asphalt batching and recycling plant at 60 Argyle Street, South Windsor. The Applicant is ‘Hawkesbury Eco Asphalt and Paving’ and the Sydney West Joint Regional Planning Panel (JRPP) is the consent authority for this application.

The proposal is categorised as ‘designated development’ under of the Environmental Planning and Assessment (EP&A) Act 1979.

The proposed development is also defined as ‘integrated development’ under Section 91 of the EP&A Act 1979 as an Environment Protection Licence (EPL) is sought to authorise the carrying out of scheduled activities under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997. The approval body for the scheduled activities is the Environment Protection Authority.

The development application and supporting information will be on public exhibition for the period of 15 September to 15 October 2016. All plans and documentation, including an Environmental Impact Statement, may be inspected between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday at Council''s Administration Office 366 George Street, Windsor. The application may also be viewed at the Department of Planning and Environment’s Head Office at 23-33 Bridge Street, Sydney, during the notification period.

During the exhibition period any person may make a submission in writing to Hawkesbury City Council in relation to the development application, quoting reference DA0618/16. 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 or Sydney West JRPP 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.

Enquiries: Andrew Johnston – Senior Town Planner (02) 4560 4549.

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.

  • DA0035/16-167 Ham Street, SOUTH WINDSOR -Depot - Alterations and additions to the depot building and the construction of a car park - Approved
  • DA0107/16-96 Grose Vale Road, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling house with attached garage on proposed lot 131 - Deferred Commencement
  • DA0108/16-96 Grose Vale Road, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling house with attached garage on proposed lot 134 - Deferred Commencement
  • DA0121/16-96 Grose Vale Road, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House with attached garage on proposed Lot 136 - Deferred Commencement
  • DA0274/16-5 Bishop Close, SOUTH WINDSOR =-Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Garage-Approved
  • DA0292/16-2/38 West Market Street, RICHMOND -Retrospective - Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Use of awning, pergola, patio and deck - Approved
  • DA0305/16-93 Jordan Avenue, GLOSSODIA -Dwelling House with Attached Garage and Outbuilding-Approved
  • DA0319/16-302 Pitt Town Road, PITT TOWN -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Outbuilding -Approved
  • DA0321/16-3614 Putty Road, COLO HEIGHTS -Dwelling House - Approved
  • DA0343/16-102 Old Bells Line Of Road, KURRAJONG -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Outbuilding-Approved
  • DA0370/16-36 Hillcrest Road, YARRAMUNDI -Dwelling House with Attached Garage and Outbuilding and associated Tree Removal-Approved
  • DA0396/16-164 Carrs Road, WILBERFORCE -Animal Boarding and Training Establishment - Construction of enclosures and the keeping of exotic animals - Approved
  • DA0439/16-59 King Road, WILBERFORCE -Dwelling House - alterations and additions - Approved
  • DA0451/16-99 Grose Wold Road, GROSE WOLD-Demolition of existing dwelling - Approved
  • DA0452/16-18 Hall Street, PITT TOWN -Tree Removal - Removal of three trees and a trunk - Approved
  • DA0485/16-158 March Street, RICHMOND -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - In-Ground Concrete Swimming Pool and Demolition of existing Pool - Approved
  • DA0486/16-24 Moorhen Street, PITT TOWN -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - In-ground Swimming Pool and Spa - Approved
  • DA0496/16-3 Orchard Way, PITT TOWN -Dwelling House - construction of a double storey dwelling & Structures ancillary to dwelling - swimming pool, cabana & outbuilding - Approved
  • DA0512/16-20 Cleary Drive, PITT TOWN -Dwelling House with Attached Garage - Approved
  • DA0529/16-286 Carters Road, GROSE VALE -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Retrospective Application - Temporary installation of one shipping container for storage during construction of dwelling and outbuilding - Approved
  • DA0533/16-2 College Street, RICHMOND -Educational Establishments - Installation of Two Pylon Signs - Approved
  • DA0582/14-235 Lower Colo Road, LOWER PORTLAND -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling House - Retrospective Application - Two (2) covered decks, retaining wall and car parking area-Approved
  • DA0703/14-13 Fairfield Avenue, WINDSOR -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling House - Carport and Outbuilding - Approved
  • S960039/16-176B Hibberts Lane, FREEMANS REACH -Modification to Development Consent No.DA0766/14 - Design Amendments and Amendments to Conditions-Approved
  • S960080/16-559 George Street, SOUTH WINDSOR -Modification Application to Development Consent No.0106/15 - Deletion of Carport-Approved
  • S960083/16-402 Pitt Town Road, PITT TOWN -Modification Application to Development Consent No.0588/13 - 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 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Positions Vacant

Casual Pool Positions

IS02862PR        POOL ATTENDANTS/LEARN TO SWIM INSTRUCTORS

We are seeking enthusiastic and energetic people to undertake duties as casual Pool Attendants and Learn to Swim Instructors for our swimming centre at Richmond during the 2016/2017 summer pool season.

These positions are casual positions and rostered hours each week between 6am to 8.30pm Monday to Sunday, will be negotiated with the successful applicants based on the needs of the centre. Position requirements:-

Pool Attendants

  • Current Pool Lifeguard Licence
  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Ability to work Kiosk shifts
  • Demonstrated Cash handling skills and experience
  • Demonstrated Customer Service Experience
  • Learn to Swim administrative experience would be highly desirable

Salary will be $31.13 gross per hour, which includes a 25% casual loading.

Learn to Swim Instructors

  • Current Austswim Accreditation
  • Current Resuscitation Certificate
  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Level 1/Bronze Coaching Accreditation & Current A.S.C.T.A membership would be highly desirable
  • Salary will be $30.00 gross per hour, which includes a 25% casual loading.

Applicants for this position must be physically fit to undertake the duties required. Under the "Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012" applicants will be required to provide a Working with Children Check verification code, this is available by applying via the www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au website.

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. For specific job enquiries contact Council's HR Coordinator, Nikki Griffiths (02) 4560 4499.

Applications close 18 September 2016.

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

Development Services Support Officer - 12 month Temporary CP052BU

Salary from $61K pa +Super

+ 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.

In this role you will be part of a supportive and multi-disciplined team, involved with processing a broad range of development applications. You will undertake a variety of administrative support tasks, including updating and maintaining computer records, dealing with correspondence and assisting with the preparation of various certificates and permits. The role will also be required to relieve the Duty Planner at the front Customer Service Counter.

To be considered for the role you must have a relevant qualification in business administration or equivalent. You must be customer focused and have the ability to adapt to a wide range of tasks. Demonstrated computer skills - including MS Office and corporate systems software and databases are required together with previous work experience in a support related role in the building or planning industry.

Salary will be negotiated with the successful applicant commensurate with qualifications, skills and 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. For specific job enquiries contact Nikki Griffiths, Human Resources Coordinator on (02) 4560 4594.

Applications close 18 September 2016.

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

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

Major Plant Operator - Landfill Operations and Waste Landfill Operations IS042WM

2 positions

We are looking two experienced plant operators to undertake work associated with the landfilling operations at the Hawkesbury Waste Management Facility. This position also offers the opportunity to undertake field work associated with the landfilling operations, such as, litter control, yard maintenance, supervision of waste disposal and much more!

To be successful in this role you must have previous experience in landfilling, earthmoving operations or similar activities, be physically fit to suit the position, have good verbal communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment. It is essential that you have a current Drivers Licence, WorkCover Induction Certificate plus other relevant plant certifications/licences.

Salary: - Grade 8, with a commencing rate of pay of $987.48 gross per 38 hour week plus an Adverse Working Conditions Allowance of $39.90 gross per week and 9.5% superannuation. The position involves working a four week rotational roster for which you are paid additional allowances in accordance with the Award.

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. For specific job enquiries contact Nikki Griffiths, Human Resources Coordinator on (02) 4560 4594.

Applications close, 18 September 2016.

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

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.

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