Have Your Say on Stromlo Pool

 Posted by on 4 December 2016  No Responses »
Dec 042016

stromlo_pool2The ACT Government committed $33m as part of the 2016-2017 budget for a new 50m pool at Stromlo Forest Park.

The government will soon invite tenders for the design and construction of the Stromlo Pool.

Design will allow for future expansion so the facility can grow over time as part of a unique sporting destination, Stromlo Forest Park.

Active Canberra wants to know what your priorities are for additional facilities and services so this can be considered during the design process. Have you say on Stromlo Pool.

Radio Interview – Weston/Molonglo

 Posted by on 2 December 2016  No Responses »
Dec 022016

abcAn estimated 30,000 people live in Weston Creek and the newly built suburbs of Wright and Coombs next door.  However the residents in the new areas of Molonglo have no local shops or a service station, and most drive about ten minutes to Coolamon Court in Weston Creek to stock up.

The chair of Weston Creek Community Council Tom Anderson spoke to ABC Canberra breakfast host Laura Tchilinguirian about what’s happening to support new residents in Molonglo.  Click to listen Duration: 6min 18sec

Public housing in Coombs

 Posted by on 2 November 2015  No Responses »
Nov 022015
Public housing development applications submitted for Coombs.

Public housing development applications submitted for Coombs. Click to enlarge image

Coombs is the first Canberra suburb to have its public housing planned from the outset and the ACT government aims to have it built by Christmas next year.

The Land Development Agency has submitted plans to construct 158 units on seven separate sites across the new suburb on the Molonglo River.

Four of the seven proposed multi-unit development applications under review by the ACT Planning and Land Authority are for 25-dwelling constructions, with a 17 unit construction proposed for Woodbury Avenue and Cornelius Street and a 16 unit building planned for Taggart Terrace.

Read Canberra Times article …

Weston/Molonglo Petrol Station

 Posted by on 23 April 2015  No Responses »
Apr 232015
Potential sites with entry/exit

Potential sites with entry/exit

Following a recent WCCC monthly meeting the Land Development Agency undertook to provide to residents the LDA Site Selection and Commercial Feasibility Report (with appendix) regarding second petrol station. Please note, a cover letter with clarifications is attached to the front of the report. The documents are somewhat lengthy, hence the 3 separate files: