Draft Stormwater, Waterway and Floodplain Strategy
On 12 December 2018 Council resolved to exhibit the Draft Strategy which provides a framework for planning and management of stormwater infrastructure, waterway environments and floodplain areas. It is based on guiding principles and outlines prioritised management actions and an implementation plan.
The Draft Strategy is on exhibition from 14 January until 22 February 2019 and also available for viewing at Cessnock and Kurri Kurri Libraries.
Written submissions should be addressed to The General Manager and will be received up until 5.00pm on 22 February 2019 via post or email. Submissions are NOT kept confidential. Council will release submissions if a request is made in accordance with the Personal Information Protection Act 1998 and Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009. When a submission is released, Council will withhold 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 this in your submission.
Enquiries should be directed to Council’s Customer Service on 4993 4100.