The North Canberra Community Council Transport Position Paper was endorsed at the General Meeting of 17 May 2016.
After thorough assessment against ACT planning requirements the planning and land authority has approved the revised Dickson Coles Supermarket proposal, Gary Rake Deputy Director-General of the Environment and Planning Directorate announced today.
“I am pleased that we have been able to make a decision on this application, which will provide two new supermarkets for the inner-north community,” Mr Rake said.
“Today’s decision takes into account aesthetics and design issues as well as community concerns raised during two public consultation periods.
“The development will be an asset to the local community and will integrate well with the current Dickson shopping precinct,” Mr Rake said.
The planning and land authority originally refused the Dickson mixed use supermarket development on 20 May 2015, following a number of concerns around the quality of the design and interface with the surrounding area.
Following the refusal last year the proponents have responded to both the Authority’s assessments and community concern. Key differences include:
The next general meeting of the North Canberra Community Council is at 7.30 pm Tuesday 21 June 2016 in Majura Function Room, Majura Community Centre, 2 Rosevear Place Dickson
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The ACT Government has advised that the industrial action previously advised for rubbish collection this Friday (27 May) WILL NOT TAKE PLACE.
This means residents whose bins are scheduled for collection on a Friday should put their bins out this week as per usual.