Be informed and have your say on what is happening in Singleton and provide input into Council’s and our community’s future. The following items are currently on public exhibition. Details of each item can be found by viewing the documents attached to each item.
Submissions must be received by close of business on the last day of the exhibition period, unless otherwise stated. Submissions are to be made in writing addressed to the General Manager.
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The General Manager
PO Box 314
Singleton NSW 2330
SINGLETON COMMUNITY WASTE SURVEY
Singleton Council is inviting residents to participate in a short survey to determine community awareness of the various methods of disposing of household waste. The aim of the survey is to assess the community’s usage of, and satisfaction with, the kerbside recycling, garden organics and general waste bin service. The survey closes on Friday 9 July 2021.
PROPOSED MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT OF LAND TO BELRAVIA LEISURE PTY LTD - LAKE ST CLAIR
Singleton Council proposes to continue an existing management agreement with Belgravia Leisure Pty Ltd. The term of the proposed management agreement is one year plus two-year option period. The land to be managed under the agreement is Lot 1 DP 1243568 and the purpose is for the management, operation, and promotion of the Park.
As required under Section 47A of the Local Government Act, 1993, submissions on the proposed management agreement are invited. Submissions must be in writing, and should be mailed to the General Manager, Singleton Council, PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or emailed to E email@example.com.
Submissions close on Wednesday 7 July 2021.
DRAFT BIODIVERSITY POLICY AND WEED STRATEGY
On 21 June 2021, Council resolved to place the draft Biodiversity Policy and Weeds Strategy on exhibition and seek public comment.
The Biodiversity Policy provides the strategic direction for the management of biodiversity within the Singleton Local Government Area, whilst the Weeds Strategy provides a framework for the management of weeds.
The community is invited to provide feedback on the draft Policy and Strategy before close of business 29 July 2021. The documents are available to view on Council’s website at W singleton.nsw.gov.au at Singleton Council’s Administration Building and at Singleton Library.
Written submissions should be mailed to the General Manager, Singleton Council, PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or emailed to E firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information please contact Council’s Manager Development and Environmental Services, Mary-Anne Crawford on T 02 6578 7290.
Please note: When making written comments or submissions to council the following information should be considered: should an objector consider the disclosure of their name and address would result in detriment to them the word “IN CONFIDENCE” must be state prominently at the top of their submission. Council may, however, release the full details of the submission including the name and address, under the provision of the Government Information (Public Access) Act NSW 2009, if it is in the public interest to do so, even if these words are used on the submission.
SINGLETON MOUNTAIN BIKE FEASIBILITY STUDY
At its meeting of 21 June 2021, Council resolved to publicly exhibit the Singleton Mountain Bike Feasibility Study for community comment.
The Study identifies two possible locations for a mountain bike facility: the first on Pioneer Road for the short-term (1-2 years) and a second on Bridgman Road in the longer-term (3-5 years).
Council is inviting feedback on the options suggested in the Feasibility Study from current mountain bikers as well as other community members to gauge their views on the use of these sites for mountain bike facilities.
Submissions close on Friday 30 July 2021.
Members of the community and interested people may also meet with Council staff at drop-in sessions on:
Thursday 8 July at Allan Bull Reserve from 10am to 11am; OR
Thursday 15 July at Singleton Public Library from 5.30pm to 6.30pm
For further information, contact Singleton Council on 02 6578 7290.
Written submissions should be addressed to the General Manager, Singleton Council, PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or emailed to E email@example.com
For more information please contact Council’s Coordinator Recreation and Facilities, Amanda McMahon on T 02 6578 7290.
The personal information provided as part of submissions will be used for the purpose of considering the specific project or proposal on exhibition and will become a record of Council. All information will be stored securely and retained in accordance with the State Records Act 1998.
POLITICAL DONATIONS AND GIFTS
A Disclosure Statement of Political Donations and Gifts must be submitted to Council with your submission if the Public Exhibition is a Planning Matter under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979. This includes, but is not limited to: Development Application (DA), Development Control Plans (DCP’s), Local Environmental Plans (LEP’s), Section 7.11 Local Contributions Plan (previously Section 94 Contributions Plans).