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 are: Record of the public forum Presentation by Alix Kaucz, ACT Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate Presentation by David Denham, President, Griffith Narrabundah Community Association Click for full article
Here are the draft minutes and presentations made at the ISCCC’s Public Forum and AGM on 12 November 2019, including: Draft AGM minutes Chair’s report Presentations at public forum: https://www.isccc.org.au/presentations-at-12-november-isccc-public-forum
Inner south residents attending the ISCCC’s public forum on 8 October 2019 asked quite a few questions in response to presentations from the National Capital Authority CEO Sally Barnes, Climate Change Minister Shane Rattenbury, and ANU Forestry Professor Peter Kanowski about climate change, urban forest and other living infrastructure issues. Find out more: Summary record Click for full article
Draft record of ISCCC/KBRG Public Forum on Kingston Arts Precinct and Dairy Road Update – 22 September 2019
Almost 100 people attended the ISCCC’s public forum on 11 June to hear presentations and have their say on planning for areas of intense urban infill, other strategic planning issues, housing initiatives, city services issues, and proposals for Fyshwick freight and waste facilities.
The ISCCC held a successful Politics at the Pub on 5 May at the Eastlake Football Club. 165-190 people attended.
The ISCCC’s public forum on 9 April was very successful, with about 60 participants providing their ideas, after discussion in breakout groups, about what they value about the area from Manuka to the Foreshore (loosely defined), and what opportunities and challenges they see ahead.
Presentations by ACT Government officials on a waste to energy policy (attached), and an update on the new bus network, attracted a range of questions from the audience.. There was support for source separation of waste streams such as Food Organics and Garden Organics (FOGO), and for composting and anaerobic digestion approaches.. No support was expressed for incineration.. There Click for full article
The ISCCC hosted a public forum with Planning Minister Mick Gentleman and Climate Change Minister Shane Rattenbury on 13 February 2018 to learn more about the ACT Government’s Housing Choices and Zero Net Emissions Strategy discussion papers.
Following the AGM on 14 Nov 17 the following reports are now available
-ISCCC Chair report to the AGM on 14 November 2017
-Presentation on Pathways to a Better Canberra
Find out what those at the forefront of planning and building regulation had to say, and how they addressed residents’ concerns about dodgy buildings, the practice of ‘dumbing down’ building design and quality, and the complicated labyrinth of building rules.
ISCCC Public Forum on the proposed Fyshwick Waste to Energy Incinerator, including; Record of the ISCCC Public Forum on the proposed waste to energy incinerator; Presentation by Adam Perry, Capital Recycling Solutions; Responses by Capital Recycling Solutions to questions posed by ISCCC prior to forum; Speaking notes by Dr Leo Dobes, President Griffith Narrabundah Community Association