Council notices
Week commencing 19 November 2018

Interruption to Gladstone water supply

Necessary water mains cleaning is required on the water supply system in Gladstone for approximately 7 hours from 9am-4pm on Tuesday 27 November through to Thursday 29 November.

Supply to the water service will be isolated and/or low pressure during this time. Customers are encouraged to store sufficient water to adequately provide for their requirements during this period.

Council Water Services regrets any inconvenience.

Please contact Councils Customer Service Centre on 6566 3200 if you require further information.

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2019 Australia Day Awards

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Do you know someone making a positive difference in our community? Why not nominate them for an Australia Day Award.

Awards will be presented in the categories Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and Community Group of the Year.

Nominations will close 4:30pm, Friday 30 November 2018

The 2019 Awards will be presented at the Slim Dusty Centre on Australia Day Eve, Friday 25 January 2019

Visit www.kempsey.nsw.gov.au/ausday to make a nomination today!

Council Christmas closures

Customer Service Centre

  • Closed: 12 noon Thursday 29 November 2018
    Reopen: Friday 30 November 2018 (as per standard operating hours)
  • Closed: 4:30pm Monday 24 December 2018
    Reopen: 8:30am Wednesday 2 January 2019

Kempsey Library

  • Closed: 1 pm Thursday 29 November 2018
    Reopen: Friday 30 November 2018 (as per standard operating hours)
  • Closed: 12 noon Saturday 22 December 2018
    Reopen: 9am Saturday 29 December 2018
  • Closed: Tuesday 1 January 2019

Waste facilitiies

Please visit www.kempsey.nsw.gov.au/wts for Waste Management Centre and Waste Transfer Station closures.

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Weekly works schedule

This week our crews will be working on:

Gladstone Memorial Park construction continues this week
  • Bridge construction/maintenance: Complete removal and replacement of decking at Connection Creek
  • Flood mitigation maintenance: Continue refurbishment of Euroka Creek and Clancy’s Drain floodgates; complete drain spraying at Clancy’s Drain, Slaughterhouse Drain and Andersons Drain
  • Drainage/kerb/footpath maintenance: Complete replacement of failed kerb and gutter on Kemp Street, West Kempsey and clean up site; commence footpath works on Kemp Street, West Kempsey near court house; install asphalt around islands at Middleton/Lachlan Street roundabout, South Kempsey; complete surface dish drain on Plummers Lane
  • Bitumen road resealing/maintenance: Continue pavement patching in South West Rocks; commence edge break repairs on Gowings Hill Road; commence patching of public carparks in various locations
  • Bitumen road construction/rehabilitation: Tyne and shape Plummers Lane/Summer Island Road works and commence placement of base layer; commence Hutcheson/Bay Streets, Hat Head works
  • Gravel resheeting: Grade and final trim Warbro Brook Road as part resheeting works
  • Gravel road maintenance grading: Commence Warbro Brook Road and Maria River Road grading; complete Point Plomer Road grading
  • Roadside slashing: Complete Macleay Valley Way roadside slashing
  • Minor works: Replace section of ageing footpath on Gladstone Street, Kempsey
  • Open Space operations: Plant tree in the middle of Middleton/Lachlan Street roundabout in South Kempsey

Public notification of determinations of development applications - issued by Council

Determinations have been granted for the following applications:

File Applicant Location Development Decision Decision date Decision reason
T6-18-300 Mrs E M Thorman Lot 1 DP718544
119 Gilbert Cory Street
South West Rocks
Additions to existing hardstand storage facility Approved - Officer 1 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-342 Macleay Valley Sheds Lot 14 Sec 6 DP255838
6 Fifteenth Avenue
Stuarts Point
Attached carport Approved - Officer 5 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-346 Mrs L J Kennedy Lot 52 DP618163
27 Hodgson Street
Crescent Head
Alterations & additions two storey dwelling Approved - Officer 29 October 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-361 Dennis Partners Pty Ltd Lot 12 DP832468
31 Jack Richardson Drive
Yarravel
Detached dual occupancy Approved - Officer 30 October 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-366 Mrs R L Box Lot 38 DP9648
20 Morton Avenue
Smithtown
Swimming pool & alterations & additions to existing dwelling Approved - Officer 30 October 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-367 PPLAN Lot 86 DP1051855
2 Sanders Place
South West Rocks
Dwelling & retaining wall Approved - Officer 2 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-369 Kempsey Shire Council Lot 7011 DP1055574
Pacific Street
Crescent Head
Public amenities building Approved - Officer 8 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-370 Walters J & Walters E Lot 35 DP855311
9 Salmon Circuit
South West Rocks
Retaining walls Approved - Officer 5 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-16-356
Rev 01
Mrs E C Thorman Lot 1 DP718544
119 Gilbert Cory Street
South West Rocks
Hardstand storage facility Approved - Officer 1 November 2018 Modified DA
T6-18-373 Glass A & Glass A Lot 181 DP1159908
219 Armidale Road
Yarravel
Dwelling Approved - Officer 8 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.
T6-18-374 Hadlow Design Services Lot 18 DP257359
4 Lionel Hogan Close
South West Rocks
Alterations & additions to existing two storey dwelling Approved - Officer 2 November 2018 Council is satisfied that the proposal is compatible with the environmental, social, and economic values of the locality; is suitable with consideration to the constraints of the site; is compliant with the relevant legislation; and is in the public interest.

Determinations of development applications are available for public inspection, free of charge, during ordinary office hours at the consent authority’s principal office, at Council’s Customer Service Centre, Civic Centre, 22 Tozer Street, West Kempsey, between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm from Monday to Friday (public holidays excepted).

Notice of proposed developments

The following applications have been received and are notified in accordance with the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000. Please note that not all applications require public notification.

Application no. Land Proposed development Applicant Consent authority Exhibition period
T6-18-382 Lot 105 DP109710
59 Belle O’Connor Street
South West Rocks
Dwelling Hotondo Homes Kempsey Kempsey Shire Council 20 November 2018 - 3 December 2018

A development application and accompanying documents may be inspected at Kempsey Shire Council, 22 Tozer Street, West Kempsey, any time between 8:30am and 4:30pm from Monday to Friday (except public holidays) during the exhibition period.

Any person may make a written submission to the consent authority in relation to a development application during the exhibition period. If a submission is made by way of objection, the grounds of objection must be specified in the submission. Please note that any submission received by Council may be made publicly available.

A person who makes a written submission to a development application is required to disclose all reportable political donations and gifts (if any) made by the person making the submission or any associate of that person within the period commencing two years before the submission is made and ending when the application is determined. A disclosure statement form and further details can be obtained from Council’s website www.kempsey.nsw.gov.au

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