Draft Roadside Drainage Strategy

At its meeting of 18 September 2019, Council resolved to place on public exhibition the draft Roadside Drainage Strategy for a period of 28 days.  

The draft Strategy identifies Council’s existing kerb and gutter infrastructure, and provides guiding principles for the management and provision of different types of roadside drainage, including local character, land use zone and environmental suitability.  

Draft Roadside Drainage (Kerb & Gutter) Strategy 

The draft Roadside Drainage Strategy will be on exhibition from 30 September 2019 to Monday 28 October 2019 and is also avaiable at the following locations:

  • Cessnock Library
  • Kurri Kurri Library

Submissions are NOT kept confidential.  Council releases submissions when a request is made in accordance with privacy laws and the relevant provisions under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.  When a submission is released by law, Council routinely withholds contact numbers, email addresses and signatures.  Should you wish for all personal details or any information that may identify you to be withheld from the public, please advise Council of this in your submission.

Written submissions quoting draft Roadside Drainage Strategy should be received by no later than 5.00pm on Monday, 28 October 2019.  Submissions should be addressed to the General Manager and can be submitted via post or email council@cessnock.nsw.gov.au.

If you have any enquiries please contact Council’s Technical Support Officer, Rachael O’Hara on telephone 02 4993 4163