Section 72 Dickson – NCCC Advocates for Community/Cultural Use

Section 72 Dickson -  NCCC Advocates for Community/Cultural Use

That the meeting (21 Nov 18) requests the NCCC to advocate to retain Section 72 for community and cultural purposes, including, but not limited to, action on the six recommendations in the Working Group’s position paper and in light of the issues and opportunities outlined in the paper.

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Community Consultation 28 October on development of ‘Midtown,’ 219 Northbourne Avenue (Block 8 Section 58 Turner)

North Canberra Community Council members are invited to attend a community information session on this proposed development, to be held from 3:30pm –to 5:30pm on 28 October at the RUC Turner (54 McCaugley Street, Turner). The Developer has advised that:

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Community Association opposes Lyneham Oval Development

The Lyneham Community Association advises that a community petition with 1553 signatures opposed to the proposal by Brindabella Christian College to sub-lease and develop a portion of Lyneham Neighbourhood Oval was lodged in the ACT Legislative Assembly recently. (See petition no. 9-15). After consideration of the petition, and noting that approximately 90% of those asked to sign, did so, the Lyneham Community Association (LCA) has adopted a clearer position, consistent with the petition, opposing the sub-leasing and development proposal, and released the following media statement and position statement:

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Clean up the Campbell bush with the Russell Reservists

Some Campbell residents have formed the Russell Reservists, a group to clean up the bush in Campbell.  We meet at the end of the lane between number 56 and number 58 Vasey, at 8.30 on the third Sunday of every month, and all residents are welcome to join us. We work in the area enclosed by Blamey Cres, Vasey Cres,  Holmes Cres, Northcott Drive and Constitution Ave, and our activities are authorized by ACT Park Rangers.

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