The Government recently sought comments on the draft Capital Food and Fibre Strategy. Council lodged some comments relating to the health and social benefits of localised small scale fruit and vegetable gardening. The listening report follows: Continue reading
Council has received the email below inviting community engagement on the draft National Disability Advocacy Framework. We encourage people in the target audience to participate. Continue reading
Peter Billing, General Manager and Derrin Limbrick, Strategic Account Manager from Evo Energy. Providing an overview of how the ACT household sector was unaffected during the recent energy shortfalls.
Discussion of experiences with both new and older Canberra housing led by:
Jodie Pipkorn, sustainability architect and
Paul Nagle, experienced NatHERS (Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme), assessor and sustainability consultant Continue reading
Council lodged a submission on the draft Planning Bill last week. Council’s submission covered all areas of the Bill, but particularly focussed on the governance and probity aspects. Very timely to be commenting on proposed “arms-length governance” at this time, as the CIT procurement controversy bubbles along. We would like to thank the people who took the time to contribute… Continue reading
Council has received the following email (including link) from the National Capital Authority about Works Approval for the proposed Aged Care/ Seniors Living Facility on Cotter Road. While Council did not oppose the development, noting the need for quality aged care/seniors living, it made some suggestions that would enhance the development. These suggestions included commentary about the traffic at the… Continue reading
Council has lodged a submission for consideration by Government during the 2022-23 Budget deliberations. Thank you to everyone who provided input and helped the submission to be reflective of the Weston Creek Community’s aspirations. Continue reading
LAST CALL: Weston Creek Community Council wants to hear your views on what is important to be changed or maintained in the processes of planning and development of the Territory. Thank you to those who have already provided feedback. ACT Government is currently consulting on the draft Planning Bill so that they can incorporate community feedback before finalising it for… Continue reading
Council invites the Weston Creek Community to the 26 May 2022 public meeting which will focus on updating us on the new Landcare and Parkcare groups that have been formed in the Weston Creek area recently. We know there is a lot of community interest out there in Landcaring. Our guest speaker will be Martine Franco, Executive Officer of the… Continue reading
Did you know that new Landcare and Parkcare groups have popped up in Weston Creek recently?
Water quality is also an important issue to many living in Southern ACT.
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WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE INCLUDED IN THE ACT BUDGET FOR WESTON CREEK? The Budget consultation process provides an important opportunity for the Weston Creek community to be involved in the budget priorities. By providing our community comments, we can help to ensure that resources are put to best use in Weston Creek. While developing their new Budget 2022-2023… Continue reading