July 19, 2017
On 28 March 2017, Shoalhaven City Council resolved to undertake a review of the building height controls in the southern part of the Ulladulla CBD that are currently mapped at 7.5 metres in Shoalhaven Local Environmental Plan (LEP) 2014.
The Study Area is generally bounded by St Vincent Street, Parson Street, Burrill Street South, Jubilee Avenue, Deering Street and the Princes Highway, Ulladulla. Council recently engaged City Plan/Atlas Urban to undertake this review.
The Review will inves...
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July 13, 2017
Shoalhaven City Council has announced a new Illegal Dumping Clean Up and Prevention Program in partnership with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
The new program will focus on illegal dumping in the northern Shoalhaven, and has been made possible by a $125,400 grant from the EPA and contributions from Council.
Shoalhaven City Council Rangers Unit Manager, Mick Jarman, said the funding will allow Council to concentrate on cleaning up known problem dumping areas around North Nowra, ...
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July 12, 2017
Shoalhaven Regional Gallery, Nowra is calling for artists, arts organisations and community cultural groups to express their interest in exhibiting within the gallery in 2018.
The gallery is looking for applications from practising artists or groups who have a body of work suitable for exhibition, or an idea to create an exhibition in collaboration with other artists.
Fiona McFadyen, Acting Manager for Arts and Culture at Shoalhaven City Council described the ‘Expression of Int...
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June 22, 2017
Shoalhaven City Council is incredibly disappointed with the loss of the historic Nowra Sailing Club following a fire which destroyed the building on the evening of Wednesday, 21 June 2017.
Council appreciates the efforts of NSW Fire and Rescue crews in containing the fire and preventing damage to the wharf.
The Council building was formerly occupied by the Nowra Sailing Club up until November 2015, but was unoccupied at the time of the fire.
The iconic building was a reference point on ...
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June 13, 2017
Shoalhaven City Council will be hosting the Household Chemical CleanOut in Ulladulla and Nowra this weekend, 17-18 June 2017.
Residents can take unwanted chemicals from around the home to Council’s Administration building car park in Deering Street, Ulladulla on Saturday, 17 June, between 9am and 3.30pm and to Council’s car park on Bridge Road, Nowra on Sunday, 18 June, from 9am to 3.30pm.
These CleanOut days are the only opportunity for residents to safely dispose of chemicals...
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May 26, 2017
Shoalhaven City Council will be commencing roadworks in June on the widening of Bolong Road, Bomaderry. The two sections of work will be in the located near Hanigans Lane and east of Jennings Lane.
The works are expected to be completed by September 2017 (weather permitting).
Works will be undertaken by contractors Stefanutti Construction Pty Ltd.
This project is funded by the Australian Government Black Spot Program (Hanigans Lane) and Roads to Recovery (Jennings Lane) programs.
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May 26, 2017
Would you like to live, work and play in a City that has vision to integrate information and communication technology to develop a more robust, productive and accessible Shoalhaven? A city that can attract, retain and develop organisations and people, increase mobile talent, encourage innovation, create jobs and support growth?
Council is currently investigating submitting a grant to assist in transforming the Shoalhaven into a “Smart City”. Council is inviting&nb...
Read more about Smart Cities Innovation Grant Think Tank
May 17, 2017
As part of the Shoalhaven City Council Draft Delivery and Operational Plan and Draft Budget, Council is seeking feedback on the future of the Shoalhaven Family Day Care service.
Shoalhaven Family Day Care is a Council sponsored home-based early childhood education and care service that provides childcare in the homes of qualified educators.
Council is seeking community input to help determine the future of the service as Federal funding for this service will cease from 1 July 2018.&n...
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May 17, 2017
Dive into feedback on Winter Swimming Services at Council’s Northern Pools
Shoalhaven City Council is asking the community for feedback on the Northern Shoalhaven Swimming Pools services over the Winter season. The feedback forms part of Council’s Delivery and Operational Plan.
Council operates three Leisure Centres, two Aquatic Centres and 10 seasonal pools all providing excellent recreational facilities for residents and visitors. These services are managed as businesse...
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May 16, 2017
The Sustainable Futures Committee has several positions available for members of the community who wish to get involved in helping to protect the Shoalhaven environment and creating a sustainable Shoalhaven.
The Sustainable Futures Committee is a strategic advisory committee that advocates for Sustainable Futures in the Shoalhaven, including climate change, energy renewal and waste and informs Council’s decision making processes related to energy efficiency, security and renewable...
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