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You’re invited to a meeting to find out about ideas for Spit Junction

Come and find out about key features of the Spit Junction Masterplan and options for development of the civic centre site. The Mayor has organised a meeting to be held on Monday 25 November 2013 in the Council Chambers. The meeting will commence at 7pm and should conclude by 8.30pm. Council staff and the Mayor .. read more

On November 13th, 2013, posted in: Spit Junction Masterplan by

Thinking about making a submission…….?

There are now three weeks left in the exhibition of the Spit Junction Masterplan. If you have had a look at the plans and have something to say about them please don’t miss your opportunity to make a submission. There are a number of ways you can do this. If you haven’t yet read about .. read more

On November 11th, 2013, posted in: Spit Junction Masterplan by

Amendments to Mosman DCPs on public exhibition

Amendments to Mosman’s Residential and Business Centres Development Control Plans (DCPs) are currently on public exhibition until 14 November 2013. The amendments are proposed: 1. To correct an anomaly arising from the State Government mandated planning definition of ‘storey’; and 2. In response to issues raised by Land and Environment Court appeals. The amendments relate .. read more

On October 17th, 2013, posted in: Amendments to Mosman DCPs by 2 Comment

Improving life for pedestrians at Spit Junction

You wouldn’t be alone if the first thing you thought of about Spit Junction was traffic. One of the busiest roads in Sydney passes through this centre and it is a planning challenge to come up with ideas about how to make pedestrians feel there are urban spaces for them. One way to begin to .. read more

On October 11th, 2013, posted in: Spit Junction Masterplan by

A summary of the exhibited Spit Junction Masterplan

This blog post is a summary of the Spit Junction Masterplan which is currently on exhibition until 3 December 2013. We encourage you to read the Masterplan and make a submission. You can view the full Masterplan on the Council website, at Council’s offices and at the Mosman Library. Summary Spit Junction is the primary .. read more

Government announces changes to Planning reforms

On Thursday 19 September 2013 the Minister for Planning and Infrastructure announced changes to the proposed planning reforms after listening to concerns from the community and local councils. Brad Hazzard, Minister for Planning & Infrastructure Amongst the changes the State Government is now implementing are: • Allowing councils to modify the State-wide codes to better .. read more

On September 20th, 2013, posted in: New Planning System, Planning News by Tags: , ,

Spit Junction Masterplan to go on public exhibition in October

The completed Spit Junction Masterplan will be placed on public exhibition starting 3 October 2013 for a period of two months. During the exhibition period the Masterplan will be available on the Mosman Council website, at Council’s offices and at the Mosman Library. I would encourage you to check out the Masterplan while it is on exhibition .. read more

On September 12th, 2013, posted in: Current Projects, Spit Junction Masterplan, The People's Junction by

Council responds to Planning White Paper and draft Metro Strategy

The Mosman Council Urban Planning team has been busy reviewing and preparing submissions on the draft Sydney Metropolitan Strategy and Planning White Paper.  In March 2013 the NSW State Government released the draft Metropolitan Strategy for Sydney to 2031. This document sets out the State Government’s vision for Sydney by providing a framework for housing development .. read more

On July 3rd, 2013, posted in: New Planning System, Planning News by

Update on Spit Junction Masterplan

On Tuesday 4 June 2013 Council resolved to place the final Spit Junction Masterplan on public exhibition. The exhibition will likely commence in August 2013. We will keep you updated as this progresses. You can keep up to date with the progress of the Spit Junction Masterplan by ‘liking’ the People’s Junction facebook page or .. read more

Mosman Design Awards Correction

                  Mosman Council recognises that the winner of 2013 Mosman Design Awards Peoples’ Choice and Excellence in the Built Environment at 85-87 Bay Street was co-authored by architects Michael MacCormick and Shahe Simonian.

On June 25th, 2013, posted in: Mosman Design Awards, Planning News by