ISCCC Newsletter: Online Public Forum 26 May 2020 and other updates

ISCCC Newsletter: Online Public Forum 26 May 2020 and other updates

It’s great to see the recent easing of COVID-19 restrictions, and let’s hope the situation continues to improve. Maintaining physical distancing and good hand hygiene is still important to help prevent a “second wave”.  Find out about COVID-19 developments and support at https://www.covid19.act.gov.au


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Final Report on ISCCC Online Community Survey 2019/20

Final Report on ISCCC Online Community Survey 2019/20

The Inner South Canberra Community Council conducted an online survey in late 2019-early 2020 to seek the views of inner south residents on what they value about their local area, suburb or the inner south generally, what they would like to change, or to be protected, to make it a better place to live.


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Have your say on proposed 1.1 million tonne waste and recycling facility in Fyshwick

Have your say on proposed 1.1 million tonne waste and recycling facility in Fyshwick

Have your say on the proposed massive 1.1 million tonne waste and recycling facility next to Domayne and near Bunnings in Fyshwick. This is in addition to the existing CRS proposal
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ISCCC Submission on DV369 - Green space on residential blocks

ISCCC Submission on DV369 – Green space on residential blocks

The Inner South Canberra Community Council believes that DV 369 as it currently stands is a step in the right direction but needs to be redrafted to simplify it and provide a
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Investing in streetscapes	and open	green spaces is more important than ever

Investing in streetscapes and open green spaces is more important than ever

An online survey by the Inner South Canberra Community Council conducted before the COVID-19 crisis, found 71 percent of respondents highly value the street trees, vegetation, gardens and wide streets that make up the streetscapes of Inner South suburbs and 69 percent also highly value recreation spaces such as parks, ovals and bushland


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Canopy Cover in Decline

Canopy Cover in Decline

Transport and City Services Minister, Chris Steel, provided these responses to questions in the Legislative Assembly from Caroline Le Couteur MLA concerning Canberra’s urban forest and canopy cover.


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ISCCC Newsletter - April 2020

ISCCC Newsletter – April 2020

These are very difficult times – after the bushfires and suffocating smoke came the devastating hailstorm, and now the Corona Virus COVID-19. However, we are a resilient community and if we help each other, we will come out of this stronger and more connected.


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Summary of inner south residents group activities relating to trees, streetscapes and open space

Summary of inner south residents group activities relating to trees, streetscapes and open space

A key finding of the ISCCC’s online survey in 2019/20 was that inner south residents value most highly our streetscapes and open spaces. By streetscapes, we mean the street trees, vegetation, gardens and width of streets. By open spaces, we mean the parks, ovals and bushland for recreation.


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Record of ISCCC Public Forum on 11 February 2020

Record of ISCCC Public Forum on 11 February 2020

The ISCCC public forum in February focused on proposed new ACT Government planning rules about green space and trees on residential blocks and an update on light rail stage 2. Attached
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