I am sure most of you would have heard news that a $40 million development application has been lodged for the development of a shopping centre in Dubbo’s CBD. The DA includes commercial premises (offices and retail), shop-top housing, serviced apartments, motel accommodation and car parking. This type of development proposal shows continued confidence in our City and it will significantly strengthen our CBD. As you can appreciate, a DA of this scale and complexity will undoubtedly involve a number of other agencies, stakeholders, a review by the community - including a public exhibition period - and may even require additional information from the applicant, so the total timeframe for processing may take up to five months. But the important thing is that the DA – which will ultimately be determined by the Joint Regional Planning Panel - has been lodged and assessment by Council can now start and our staff will endeavour to assess this application in the shortest possible timeframe. Read More...
- Civic Administration Building
Church Street, Dubbo, NSW, 2830
- Office hours:
9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
- Mailing address:
PO Box 81, Dubbo, NSW, 2830
- Telephone: (02) 6801 4000
- Fax: (02) 6801 4259
- Email: Email us today
Friday, April 27, 2012
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
While on the subject of good ideas, I have spent some additional time speaking with businesses along Macquarie Street in relation to current furniture and street cleaning. I heard some suggestions that the ‘bad’ furniture should be removed from Macquarie Street but I have never understood that furniture itself is bad and I have observed many law-abiding and sensible residents of Dubbo taking advantage of the street furniture. The business owners that I have spoken with are much keener to see the police take action against people who are not following the laws of our land. Read More...
- Hard to stay positive while the merger cloud looms
- The 5 things it takes to be a successful leader - and intelligence isn't one of them!
- Strong direction in 2016 after Dubbo's best year yet
- Largest grant ever received by Council to propel Dubbo growth
- Remembering Our Fallen as relevant today as ever
- Application tracker now available for anytime review of Development Applications
- Giving our youth the keys to happiness is easier said than done
- From the Outback to the big smoke, Dubbo on my mind.
- Robbie McEwen joins Tour de Oroc
- Committed citizens can set the wheels of change in motion
Mayoral Column community funding airport land renewable energy volunteers chamber of commerce culture environmental sustainability recycling consultation leadership Western Plains Cultural Centre networking villages NAIDOC cycling summer LEP Tour de OROC Macquarie River crime prevention youth heritage Mayor of Dubbo animals Council meeting promotions funding economic development skate park Sport sister city public exhibition sustainability history Anzac BOD transport Grants community roads Dubbo 2036 safety Dubbo Regional Botanic Garden development cycleway water recreation events awards Sewerage Treatment Plant parks support Regand Park housing business health community grant NBN Weekender Column water safety Road safety Apex Oval farmers market saleyards festival Dubbo-Wellington merger seniors infrastructure Christmas student exchange Evocities investment Barden Park school Fit for the Future Indigenous Policy Evocities MTB Series reserve gardens DRTCC Rhino Awards