Council notices
Week commencing 15 October 2018

2019 Australia Day Awards

2019 Australia Day Awards logo

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!

Small Business Month events

Small Business Month is a dedicated event series that delivers practical business information and support to start or grow your business successfully. Funded by the NSW Government through the Department of Industry, Kempsey Shire Council are hosting two event to celebrate Small Business Month.

How to find the right staff for your business

Tuesday 30 October 2018 - 5:30pm-7:30pm
Kempsey Macleay RSL Club, $20

A recent survey showed that a whopping 50 percent of small business owners have a hard time finding the right skilled workers to fill their open positions. Come along and hear from local businesses about the strategies they are undertaking.

Grant & Tendering Workshop

Wednesday 31 October 2018 - 5:30pm-7:30pm
Slim Dusty Centre, $20

Are you thinking of applying for funding? This workshop will contain general information on writing funding applications, as well as information about funding streams that are available to support events and community organisations.

Visit http://businessmonth.nsw.gov.au to register or contact Kristy Forche-Baird on 6566 3200 for more information.

Red Cedar Festival workshops

Workshops will be held on Thursday afternoons in Term 4 from 4:30pm-6pm at Oddfellows Hall, 22 Kemp Street, West Kempsey for young people wanting to gain event management skills. Students will then put their new skills to the test at the 2018 Red Cedar Festival taking place on Saturday 17 November at Kempsey Skate Park.

The free workshops will give students training and hands on experience in jobs involved in festivals and live entertainment events. Areas covered will be event coordination hands on sounds and lighting experience, stage management and performance training.

Contact Liam Moylan on 0432 734 138 or moylanmusic@gmail.com for more information or to register for the workshops.

Lattas Bridge closure

Council reminds residents and motorists that Lattas Bridge on Carrai Road will be closed on Monday October 22 between the hours of 8:30am and 4pm to allow completion of urgent repair works. A bridge girder and the decking will be replaced as part of this work.

Contact Council Customer Services on 6566 3200 for more information.

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Weekly works schedule

This week our crews will be working on:

Bissett Street, East Kempsey footpath replacement
  • Bridge construction/maintenance: Routine bridge maintenance
  • Flood mitigation maintenance: Clearing of Euroka Creek Drain; continue maintenance and refurbishment of Clancy’s Drain
  • Drainage/kerb/footpath maintenance: Seal shoulders as part of new kerb and gutter on Bloomfield Street, South Kempsey; seal shoulders as part of kerb and gutter replacement on Macquarie Street, South Kempsey; remove and replace failed footpath on Rudder Street/Bissett Street, East Kempsey
  • Bitumen road resealing/maintenance: Pothole patching of Gladstone/Smithtown Streets, Belmore River Left Bank Road, Collombatti Road, Chain o Ponds Road and Spooners Avenue
  • Bitumen road construction/rehabilitation: Tree planting on Tozer Street (Elbow Street to Kemp Street); restore verges on Plummers Lane (Macleay Valley Way to 1.2km); remove guardrail and excavate soft subgrade on Plummers Lane (Summer Island Road) as part of rehabilitation
  • Gravel resheeting: Shape and compact to prepare Warbro Brook Road (Brassils Creek Road to Lemon Tree Gully) for resheeting
  • Gravel road maintenance grading: Balls Road and Winstead Road
  • Roadside slashing: South West Rocks Road (East Kempsey to Kinchela), Belmore River area and Macleay Valley Way (Kempsey to Frederickton)
  • Other works:
    • Precast splitter islands and install flagpoles on Middleton Street roundabout, 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
T6-18-159 Mr K M Breen Lot 595 DP1187814
Kinchela Creek Right Bank Road
Kinchela
Continued use of an existing stockyard Approved - Officer 28 September 2018 Deferred commencement. 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.
T6-18-269 Mr B Santi Lot 1 DP576249
1576 Maria River Road
Crescent Head
Rural industry (small batch distillery) Approved - Officer 28 September 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.
T6-18-276 Kempsey Shire Council Lot 11 DP703164
613 Pipers Creek Road
Dondingalong
Rural Fire Service facility Approved - Officer 27 September 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.
T6-18-286 Thorman R & Nelson E Lot 2 DP378025
166 Plummers Lane
Clybucca
Continued use of an existing flood mound Approved - Officer 26 September 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.
T6-18-287 Thorman R & Nelson E Lot 2 DP378025
166 Plummers Lane
Clybucca
Additions to existing flood mound Approved - Officer 26 September 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.
T6-18-289 Denis Atkinson Planning Pty Ltd Lot 713 DP1201974
52 Fishermans Trail
Fishermans Reach
Shed & retaining walls Approved - Officer 24 September 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.
T6-18-297 Brenton I & Brenton H Lot 6 Sec 1 DP2024
149 Sherwood Road
Aldavilla
Alterations & additions to existing two storey dwelling Approved - Officer 24 September 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.
T6-18-298 Mr Clinton Campisi Lot 1 DP1191860
200 Illa Langi Road
Crescent Head
Continued use of an existing building as a dwelling and attached carport (old Site 28 - new Site 33) Approved - Officer 27 September 2018 Deferred commencement. 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.
T6-18-315 Beaton A & Beaton J Lot 12 DP560009
1 View Street
Crescent Head
Change of use to single dwelling with alterations and additions Approved - Officer 24 September 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.
T6-18-324 Hadlow Design Services Lot 1 DP902900
210 Euroka Road
Euroka
Removal of existing dwelling, new dwelling & swimming pool     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
T6-18-346 Lot 52 DP618163
27 Hodgson Street
Crescent Head
Alterations and additions to two storey dwelling Mrs L Kennedy Kempsey Shire Council 16 October 2018 - 29 October 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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