Urban Planning

2019 – An Urban Planning Year in Review

2019 was once again a busy year for the Urban Planning Team. Between producing strategic plans to guide Mosman over 20 years to awarding Mosman’s best designed home there was never a dull moment. The Mosman Design Awards were in full swing at the start of the year with nominations flowing in thick and fast. .. read more

Tremendous Response to Public Exhibition of Mosman’s Draft Local Strategic Planning Statement

Mosman’s draft Local Strategic Planning Statement (LSPS) – on public exhibition for a six week period from 27 June to 7 August 2019 – has attracted a tremendous response from the Mosman community and others with: Over 660 written submissions received 80 members of the community attending a public meeting 2,200 visits to Council’s consultation .. read more

On August 15th, 2019, posted in: Local Strategic Planning Statement, Urban Planning by

Public meeting on land use planning proves highly popular

Last Wednesday 80 members of the Mosman community gathered at Council to discuss local strategic planning issues and find out more about how local planning initiatives fit within the broader State context. The meeting was initiated by the Mayor in response to the current exhibition of the draft local strategic planning statement, or LSPS for .. read more

Planning for Mosman’s Future

At the Council Meeting to be held on 4 June 2019, Council will consider a report (EP/20) which presents the draft Mosman Local Strategic Planning Statement to Council for endorsement for public exhibition. The draft Statement identifies Council’s 20-year vision for land use planning in Mosman, setting out planning priorities and actions relating to housing, .. read more

On May 31st, 2019, posted in: Planning News, Urban Planning by

Mosman Design Awards 2019 – Winners Announced

The much-anticipated awards night for the Mosman Design Awards was held at the Mosman Art Gallery on Monday evening with the winning nominations revealed and awards presented. The event was attended by the Mayor Councillor Carolyn Corrigan, many of Mosman’s Councillors, and the architects and owners who submitted nominations for the Awards. The evening was .. read more

On May 1st, 2019, posted in: Mosman Design Awards, Urban Planning by

Resilient Sydney – How can Sydney respond to challenges?

Last Tuesday one of our planners attended a resilient cities conference. The conference featured talks from Beck Dawson, Chief Resilience Officer of 100 Resilient Cities and Rod Simpson, Environment Commissioner of the Greater Sydney Commission. Resilient Sydney Beck Dawson explored Resilient Sydney, a strategy to manage Sydney’s capacity to respond and adapt to physical, social .. read more

On October 26th, 2018, posted in: Greater Sydney Commission, Urban Planning by