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
The ISCCC has had another eventful year addressing issues such as the proposed Manuka precinct development, various heritage interests, assisting the development of a new residents group for Forrest, making a number of submissions to both the National Capital Authority and the ACT Government. Public forums were held on the Manuka development, Canberra Brickworks development, Click for full article
Minutes of the Annual General Meeting 19 November 2015
Minutes of the 2015 AGM 13 November 2014
2014 AGM: Minutes 26 November 2013 and Audited Financial Statement 2013-14