Why is the Plan being amended?
The Plan was last reviewed and updated in September 2013 (DAP032-14). It is timely that the it be again reviewed in light of recent expenditure, completed projects and current income levels. The review ensures that sufficient funds are available to purchase all open space land that Council is liable to acquire.
What changes are proposed?
The following works have been added to the draft works program, to be funded by development contributions:
Parks Greenhills Stage 2 $220,000
Parks Greenhills Stage 3 $550,000
Parks Capital Como Pleasure Grounds frontage works $350,000
Parks Capital Forum Drive $100,000
Sporting Facilities The Ridge LED Lighting installation $815,000
Parks Capital Konrads Place Reserve, Menai $80,000
Parks Capital Veno Street Reserve - Playground Upgrade & Expansion $30,000
Parks Capital Narnia Park Playground $60,000
Parks Capital Blaxland Drive Reserve Playground $80,000
Parks Capital Gymea Community Centre Playground $50,000
Parks Capital Mansion Point Reserve Playground $120,000
Parks Greenhills Public Domain Improvements $3,400,000
The draft works schedule also proposes further amendments, including:
• the removal of some projects due to funding being allocated from alternate sources, or, if they are no longer a priority project.
Who can I contact for more information?
For further information, please call the Environmental Planning Unit at: 9710 0633