Got a question on light rail?

What colour will the trams be? What will happen to bus routes? Will trams have right of way over cars? If you have a burning question about light rail, you can put it to Capital Metro at the North Canberra Community Council meeting at 7.30 pm on 19 November, at ACT Sports House, 100 Maitland St Hackett. If you have a question but can’t attend the meeting, please include your question in a comment on this article. The two questions that NCCC judge to be most interesting will be put to Capital Metro at the meeting. If you lodge your

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Have your say on the future of the Dickson community cultural precinct

The Dickson community cultural precinct (Dickson Section 72) is the area to the east of the Dickson Aquatic Centre, bounded by Antill Street, the Dickson playing fields and the shared community path that leads from the Dickson shops at Cowper Street to Dickson College on Philip Avenue. Its current zoning prohibits residential development. The ACT Government is proposing to change the zoning of the whole of Section 72 to a Commercial Zone that would allow residential development. The proposal forms a part of its Omnibus Territory Plan Variation (see link below) which will allow zoning changes at 17 sites across the ACT. A

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TURNER Development Application: 201426190 Address: 18 HOLDER STREET Block: 1 Section: 47

Proposal: MULTI DWELLING-DEMOLITION-4 NEW DWELLINGS-LEASE VARIATION. Proposed redevelopment of the site to accommodate four townhouses with on site car parking; private and communal open space with associated landscaping; and new vehicle crossing. LEASE VARIATION – Please see application form for detail of the lease variation. Period for representations closes: 31/10/2014 Click here to view the plans

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O’CONNOR Development Application: 201425582 Address: NO ADDRESS Block: 3 Section: 89

Proposal: PUBLIC WORKS-(3/89 O’CONNOR-BLOCK IDENTIFIER ONLY)-ROAD RESERVE-NBN FIBRE OPTIC CABLING. Installation of approximately 4355 metres new fibre optic cabling in O’Connor and Turner, by horizontal directional drilling and open trenching with polyethylene casing, Thirty three (33) underground maintenance pits similar to existing Telstra pits and approximately 14.7 metres new fibre optic cabling by minor open trenching. All works on unleased territory land either at or below ground level – no work is proposed on the block identified. Period for representations closes: 31/10/2014 Click here to view the plans

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TURNER Development Application: 201426190 Address: 18 HOLDER STREET Block: 1 Section: 47

Proposal: MULTI DWELLING-DEMOLITION-4 NEW DWELLINGS-LEASE VARIATION. Proposed redevelopment of the site to accommodate four townhouses with on site car parking; private and communal open space with associated landscaping; and new vehicle crossing. LEASE VARIATION – Please see application form for detail of the lease variation. Period for representations closes: 31/10/2014 Click here to view the plans

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O’CONNOR Development Application: 201425582 Address: NO ADDRESS Block: 3 Section: 89

Proposal: PUBLIC WORKS-(3/89 O’CONNOR-BLOCK IDENTIFIER ONLY)-ROAD RESERVE-NBN FIBRE OPTIC CABLING. Installation of approximately 4355 metres new fibre optic cabling in O’Connor and Turner, by horizontal directional drilling and open trenching with polyethylene casing, Thirty three (33) underground maintenance pits similar to existing Telstra pits and approximately 14.7 metres new fibre optic cabling by minor open trenching. All works on unleased territory land either at or below ground level – no work is proposed on the block identified. Period for representations closes: 31/10/2014 Click here to view the plans

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BRADDON Development Application: 201426168 Address: 79 TORRENS STREET Block: 3 Section: 1

Proposal: MULTI DWELLING-DEMOLITION-LEASE VARIATION-7 NEW UNITS. Proposed demolition of the existing residence and structures; Construction of seven (7) new residential units; Includes basement carparking, rooftop for outdoor living and associated landscaping. Please see the application form for detail of the lease variation. Period for representations closes: 31/10/2014 Click here to view the plans

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