Chairman’s Column March 2014

Quality urban planning is high on the Inner South Canberra Community Council list of  priorities. The inner south must address many challenges if it is to retain its status as one of the best places to live in Canberra. These include the push for densification, ageing infrastructure, transport pressures, loss of community land and our built heritage, the list goes on. Continue reading

Planning our suburbs – Public Forum

How can we plan our suburbs for community wellbeing, prosperity and environmental quality? There will be a Public Forum from 7 to 9pm on Thursday 27 March 2014 at Eastlake Football Club, 3 Oxley Street, Griffith. According to the ACT Territory Plan, a general principle of sustainable development is that planning processes and decisions will focus on achieving economic vitality, community wellbeing, and environmental quality. More…