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HILLS COUNCIL NEWS UPDATE

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A new reserve is proposed for Box Hill! Rainforest Street reserve is proposed to be a district level park to have significant facilities. I know there is more to do with parks in the Box Hill new release area, but this facility will be very welcomed by the community.

Council has recently put it’s 20-year Draft Precinct Plans for the Norwest, Castle Hill and Rouse Hill strategic centres along with its Draft Economic Growth Plan, on public exhibition. These are very detailed and exciting plans outlining Council’s vision for these precincts to enable them to achieve their full potential. I encourage residents to view these and provide submissions should they wish to.

Council’s community consultation period for the Draft Hills Shire Plan recently closed. The Hills Shire Plan is Council’s annual document that sets out its operational and financial strategies and includes Council’s resourcing and delivery program. This year’s plan will see total expenditure of $285.2M of which $124.1M is to be spent on capital works. It is a fantastic plan, and I am looking forward to its delivery over the next financial year.

Many residents have been in contact with me over the last few months about the road surface on Sackville Ferry Rd. Council’s contractors are currently in the process of milling and rectifying pavement failures.

I was glad to see that road repairs have been undertaken on Pages Wharf Rd and Mud Island Rd at Sackville North. Whilst the flood recovery has come a long way, there are still plenty to do in the way of road repairs. Unfortunately, there is a process to be followed and sometimes this process is not a quick as one would like. There are a few issues that I am still working on with residents, council staff and State Government. I thank residents for their patience as we continue to navigate the flood recovery phase.

I am looking to start a few drop-in sessions in select areas in North Ward in the coming months. Basically, I will advertise where I will be, and the time and residents are free to come and meet with me. I think this will be a good way to increase community engagement between Councillors and residents.

As always, feel free to contact me at [email protected]

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