Update – Meeting Outcomes – Public Housing

The Deputy Chief Minister has responded to earlier correspondence on the Public Renewal taskforce community issues. The consultations are on-going. The Weston Creek Community Council had earlier written to all 25 members of the Legislative Assembly outlining its concerns over the decisions made by the Public Housing Renewal Task Force on Public Housing and the Minister for Housing and Suburban Development. Meeting comments and views are now also available. Continue reading

Public Housing – Chapman Part-Block 1 Section 45

The Taskforce is considering designs and layout options for up to 30 two-bedroom townhouses in a single-storey development. All dwellings will be Class C adaptable to support tenants living with disability and allow ageing in place. Latest details can be found on the Public Housing Renewal Task Force website for Chapman by clicking here. As at 7 April 2017 the… Continue reading

Public Housing – Holder Stapylton Street – Part Block 2 Section 21

The site, known as Block 2 Section 21, is approximately 39,634m2 and is on Community Facility-zoned land, which permits the development of supportive (public) housing. The Taskforce has identified part of the block for development, which will be subdivided before construction begins. Latest details can be found on the Public Housing Renewal Task Force website for Holder by clicking here.… Continue reading

Thursday 6 April 17 – Public Housing Meeting

Following the unfortunate postponement of the Weston Creek Community Council monthly meeting at the Raiders  Club a meeting has now been arranged for Thursday 6 April. This meeting will be held in a larger venue at Chapman Primary School starting at 7.30 pm. The school should be approached from Perry Drive and entered through the large double gates. It is… Continue reading

No to WCCC Meeting on Public Housing in Holder, Chapman & Wright

The Weston Creek Community Council meeting of last Wednesday 29 March had to be abandoned due to excessive attendance numbers. This was very gratifying in that we had reached so many members of the community. Unfortunately we were breaching the fire regulations and the club was required to ask us to terminate the meeting. Since then we have spoken to… Continue reading

Meeting and presentation re Public Housing in Chapman, Holder and Wright

Weston Creek Community Council was pleased to see such a high attendance at the meeting on Wednesday 29 March. This caused a major problem as due to the numbers of people we were in breach of the fire regulations and the meeting was aborted. However the Housing Renewal Taskforce has agreed to present at later date and we are currently… Continue reading

Sites for Public Housing – Weston Creek & Molonglo

The Public Housing Taskforce has identified sites in Holder, Chapman and Wright for public housing. These sites are part of an initiative to ‘pepper and salt’ new public housing through the city with small-scale quality accommodation. Weston Creek Community Council was only advised formally of these sites on the day of Minister Berry’s media release. Continue reading