Minister Berry’s has provided advice to local MLA Carolins Le Couteur on the Coombs Shops development. The WCCC is disappointed in the response she has provided. Continue reading
The Weston Creek Community Council are hosting a public meeting on the latest proposals for development of public housing on Section 29 Wright. Continue reading
In a broad sense, WCCC welcomes the proposal as another service station is badly needed . However, Council considers that they cannot support the current DA in its present form as there are too many issues with both the size of the development and traffic issues Continue reading
Representatives of the Chapman, Holder and Wright communities have meet with the Public Housing Renewal taskforce to discuss the development of public housing within those communities. The latest project updates follow: Continue reading
Unsure just who is responsible for Municipal Services in Molonglo, particularly Coombs, then please read the attached letter from Minister Meegan Fitzharris to one of our local members Caroline LeCouteur. Continue reading
The the contract has recently been awarded for the John Gorton Drive 3A works. These include:
- Upgrading the first 900 metres of Coppins Crossing Road south of William Hovell Drive to a dual carriageway.
- The construction of two signalised intersections.
The ACT Government committed $33m as part of the 2016-2017 budget for a new 50m pool at Stromlo Forest Park. Continue reading
An estimated 30,000 people live in Weston Creek and the newly built suburbs of Wright and Coombs next door. However the residents in the new areas of Molonglo have no local shops or a service station, and most drive about ten minutes to Coolamon Court in Weston Creek to stock up. The chair of Weston Creek Community Council Tom Anderson… Continue reading
Coombs is the first Canberra suburb to have its public housing planned from the outset and the ACT government aims to have it built by Christmas next year. The Land Development Agency has submitted plans to construct 158 units on seven separate sites across the new suburb on the Molonglo River. Four of the seven proposed multi-unit development applications under review… Continue reading
Following a recent WCCC monthly meeting the Land Development Agency undertook to provide to residents the LDA Site Selection and Commercial Feasibility Report (with appendix) regarding second petrol station. Please note, a cover letter with clarifications is attached to the front of the report. The documents are somewhat lengthy, hence the 3 separate files: Site Selection and Commercial Feasibility; Appendix… Continue reading