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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.

Proposed renaming of portion of South-West Terrace, Beachport to Eric Snook Drive

Following Council’s initial consultation in relation to the renaming of the northern portion of South West Terrace from Parklands Terrace to the intersection of Scenic Drive, Council has resolved to proceed with the re – naming of the above section of road.

The name, “Eric Snook Drive” has been suggested by the community to acknowledge the work of Eric Snook in founding a number of community groups within Beachport.

Council is now seeking the communities’ feedback in relation to naming the above section of road “Eric Snook Drive”.

In accordance with Council’s Community Engagement policy, the public is invited to comment and make formal representation to Council on the proposal.

  • Written submissions marked “ERIC SNOOK DRIVE” can be:
    •      Posted to PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280;
    •      left at:
    - 'Civic Centre', George Street, Millicent
    - Beachport Visitor Information Centre, Millicent Road, Beachport
    - Penola Visitor Information Centre, 27 Arthur Street, Penola;
    •      or emailed to council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au

and will be received by Council until 5pm Wednesday, 21 June 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.

Copies of a plan showing the location of the portion of South West Terrace affected is available from any of Council’s Offices located at Millicent, Beachport or Penola or via by downloading the following document

Proposed renaming of portion of South-West Terrace Beachport plan(156 kb)

2017/2018 Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget

In accordance with Council’s Community Engagement Policy, members of the public are invited to make written submissions to Council in relation to Council's Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget for 2017/2018.

Written submissions marked “2017/2018 DRAFT ANNUAL BUSINESS PLAN AND BUDGET” must be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, MILLICENT, SA, 5280, or forwarded by email to council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au and must be received by COB on Friday, 9 June 2017.

Members of the public are also invited to attend an Ordinary Meeting of Wattle Range Council to be held on Tuesday, 13 June 2017 in the Council Chambers, Civic Centre, George Street, Millicent, commencing at 5 pm, to make submissions to Council in relation to Council's Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget for 2017/2018.

Persons intending to attend the meeting to make a submission are respectfully requested to advise Council’s Executive Assistant, Catherine Allen by telephone on 8733 0900, by COB on Monday, 5 June 2017.

Copies of the 2017/2018 Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget are available from each of Council’s Offices and the Millicent Library, during normal office hours, or can be downloaded below:

2017/2018 Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget

Draft Footways Asset Management Plan for Comment

A draft Asset Management Plan for Footways is currently available for community comment.

The plan has been developed to enable Council to demonstrate how the footways infrastructure portfolio will meet the service delivery needs of the community from present day and into the future, whilst demonstrating an improvement in financial sustainability. The Footways Asset Management Plan is one of a series of plans to be created as per Council’s Asset Management Strategy.

Copies of the Draft Plan are available for inspection at Council offices and the Millicent Public Library or can be downloaded below:

Draft Footways Asset Management Plan(1553 kb)

Written submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer and can be:

  • Posted to PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280

  • Left at:
    -      ‘Civic Centre,’ George Street, Millicent
    -      Beachport Visitor Information Centre, Millicent Road, Beachport
    -      Penola Visitor Information Centre, Arthur Street, Penola

and will be received by Council until 5 pm Tuesday, 6 June 2017.

Lease of Community Land - adjacent Beachport Recreation Centre

Council is proposing to enter into a new Ground Lease with the Beachport & Rivoli Bay Lions Club for the occupation of land immediately adjacent to the Beachport Recreation Centre for the development of storage facilities for the Club and other groups for community purposes.

The public are invited to comment on this proposal for the lease of portion of Council land known as the Beachport Recreation Centre, Beachport (Lot 15, Golf Course Road, Beachport, Hundred of Rivoli Bay). 

Written comments marked – “LEASE OF COMMUNITY LAND – BEACHPORT RECREATION CENTRE” – and addressed to Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, MILLICENT, SA, 5280 close on Wednesday, 31 May 2017 at 5 pm. 

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.

Further information is available from Council’s Millicent Office, George Street, Millicent during normal office hours. 

A copy of the Consultation Report can be viewed at the Beachport Visitor Information Centre and Council’s Millicent Office can be downloaded below:

Consultation Report - Lease of Community Land (adj Beachport Recreation Centre)(383 kb)

Millicent Shop Trading Hours Consultation

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

Submissions have now closed and the results were presented to Elected Members at the Council meeting of 11 April 2017. Council resolved not to pursue any recommendation to the Minister to deregulate the town’s trading hours.

Further information available at www.wattlerange.sa.gov.au/millicentshoptrading 

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 or find them on facebook.

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