The WVCC has a number of concerns about the Hellenic Club’s development application for the construction of a three-storey car park in Matilda Street, Phillip.
Chair of Woden Valley Community Council, Dr Jenny Stewart, argued strongly for a new approach to planning in the ACT when she gave evidence to the ACT Legislative Assembly’s Planning Committee recently. The occasion was the Committee’s inquiry into Draft Variation 306 to the Territory Plan. You can read the transcript of Jenny’s comments at pages 157-162 of the Committee Hansard, at http://www.hansard.act.gov.au/hansard/2009/comms/planning39.pdf
The Woden Valley Community Council has submitted comments to the ACT Planning and Land Authority (ACTPLA) on Draft Variation No. 306 to the Territory Plan (Residential Development, Estate Development and Leasing Codes). ACTPLA has now extended the deadline for comments to 6 September 2011.
The Woden Valley Community Council in opposing the latest Electoral Boundaries Redistribution, proposes a new redistribution consisting of a new seven member Brindabella electorate, a five member Ginninderra electorate and a five member Molonglo electorate.
Mr Simon Corbell, Minister for the Environment and Sustainable Development, in responding to the WVCC Survey on Proposed Residential Towers in Woden Green, has acknowledged concerns over high-rise development.