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Current Consultation

Community Consultation is your opportunity to provide input on a range of Council projects and activites and to be involved in Council's decision making processes.

Rendelsham Community Town Plan Consultation Session

Wattle Range Council is assisting all of the townships within the Council area to develop Ten Year Community Town Plans.

With the assistance of the Rendelsham Sports & Progress Association members, an initial draft for the Rendelsham plan has been developed.

Council staff will be available to take feedback on the draft plan at an initial community consultation session between the hours of 6 pm and 8.30 pm on Tuesday, 7 March 2017 in the Rendelsham Community Hall.

The draft plan is available to download here or alternatively hardcopies can be collected from the Millicent Council Office.

Proposed Changes for Kerbside Waste Collection

The initial stage of a review of kerbside waste collections is underway, with selected residents and ratepayers receiving correspondence from Council regarding their service. 

Residents who do not currently receive a kerbside collection, but are adjacent to those that do or within close proximity will be offered a new Council service.  The cost of a Council collection is significantly less than a private arrangement, offering a saving to residents.

Several smaller townships including Coonawarra, Rendelsham and Hatherleigh have underutilised the kerbside green waste collection and Council has written to these landholders suggesting that this service be replaced with a 2 bin service, resulting in a cost saving to residents.

These residents are asked to complete and return the form in the pre-paid envelope provided with their letter. 

Residents who do not receive a letter from Council are also welcome to submit their views in writing by emailing council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au or by post to Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280.

The closing date for submissions is Monday, 27 March 2017 at 9 am

Millicent Shop Trading Hours Consultation

Wattle Range Council invites interested persons to make written submissions on a proposal abolish the Proclaimed Shopping District in Millicent.

Trading restrictions currently apply for certain businesses within the Proclaimed Shopping District.

Interested persons may include:

  • Persons resident in the area of Council; and

  • Shopkeepers and shop assistants resident outside of the area of Council, but employed or engaged in shops within it.

In addition, Council will also be undertaking a survey of the residents of Millicent, as listed on the state electoral roll.

Interested persons should submit their views to Council in writing by 5 pm on Monday, 27 March 2017.

Submissions should include contact details and a signature and be marked “Millicent Shop Trading Hours” and must be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280. Alternatively submissions can be forwarded by email to council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au.

Sebastapol Spring Road Reconstruction

In accordance with its Community Engagement Policy, Council invites the community to make written submissions on a proposal to reconstruct Sebastopol Spring Road, Millicent, between Agricultural Bureau Drive and Leybar Road, as an unsealed road.

This section of road is currently sealed and carries an average of 40-45 vehicles per day. The roadway is in poor to very poor condition.

Further background information is available to download here or in hardcopy at Council offices, the Library and Visitor Information Centres.

Written submissions should be marked “Sebastopol Spring Road - Reconstruction” and must be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280. Alternatively submissions can be forwarded by email to council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au

Responses should be received by no later than 5 pm Friday, 3 March 2017.

Please note that all comments, including the names of those responding may be tabled at a public meeting of Council unless otherwise indicated by the respondent in which case their details are to be excluded from publication.

Category 3 Development Public Notfication

Due to their nature, some types of development proposals require public notification. This allows people likely to be affected by the development the opportunity to comment.

Any application(s) currently on public notification are available to view here and anyone wishing to make representation to Council should do so in writing by the closing dates shown on the notice.

Penola Town Square Project

The Penola Town Square is an ongoing project being progressed by Wattle Range Council and members of the Penola community. 

A community based consultation group has been formed to further develop a vision for the square considering the needs and desires of the future users of the space.

For further information visit www.wattlerange.sa.gov.au/penolatownsquare


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