Chairman’s Column: March 2015

The Mr Fluffy asbestos legacy continues to be a matter of great interest and concern for residents of the inner south. The Inner South Canberra Community Council will hold a public forum on 5 March 2015, at which the ACT Government Asbestos Response Taskforce and other relevant agencies will brief the community and take questions on this important issue. The forum will be held at Eastlake Football Club, 3 Oxley Street, Griffith, from 7pm. Continue reading

Yarralumla Brickworks and Environs Infill Proposal: 2015 version for comment

The Planning and Strategy documents are now available at the Land Development Authority website. These documents comprise the most recent Plan and the Strategy, and associated reports, for the Government’s proposed infill development in Yarralumla and Deakin. There will be a public drop-in session at the Yarralumla Primary School, Loftus Street on Saturday 28 February between 10 am and 1 pm. The LDA welcomes feedback on the revised Strategy until 21 March 2015. Further information and updates can be seen on the LDA website and the Yarralumla Residents Associaton website.

Public Forum on residential asbestos in the ACT: 5 March 2015

The Inner South Canberra Community Council is holding a public forum on 5 March 2015 on residential asbestos in the ACT.

The forum will be addressed by the ACT Government Asbestos Response Taskforce, and probably other speakers from WorkSafe ACT and ACT Health dealing with safety, health and general buyback program matters.

The forum will be held at Eastlake Football Club, 3 Oxley Street, Griffith, from 7pm.

Further details will be provided as they become available.