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Community Consultation is your opportunity to provide input on a range of Council projects and activites and to be involved in Council's decision making processes.

Millicent Shop Trading Hours Consultation

Wattle Range Council invites interested persons to make written submissions on a proposal abolish the Proclaimed Shopping District in Millicent.

Trading restrictions currently apply for certain businesses within the Proclaimed Shopping District.

Interested persons may include:

  • Persons resident in the area of Council; and

  • Shopkeepers and shop assistants resident outside of the area of Council, but employed or engaged in shops within it.

In addition, Council will also be undertaking a survey of the residents of Millicent, as listed on the state electoral roll.

Interested persons should submit their views to Council in writing by 5 pm on Monday, 27 March 2017.

Submissions should include contact details and a signature and be marked “Millicent Shop Trading Hours” and must be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280. Alternatively submissions can be forwarded by email to council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au.

Information is available at www.wattlerange.sa.gov.au/millicentshoptrading 

Proposed Changes for Kerbside Waste Collection

The initial stage of a review of kerbside waste collections is underway, with selected residents and ratepayers receiving correspondence from Council regarding their service. 

Residents who do not currently receive a kerbside collection, but are adjacent to those that do or within close proximity will be offered a new Council service.  The cost of a Council collection is significantly less than a private arrangement, offering a saving to residents.

Several smaller townships including Coonawarra, Rendelsham and Hatherleigh have underutilised the kerbside green waste collection and Council has written to these landholders suggesting that this service be replaced with a 2 bin service, resulting in a cost saving to residents.

These residents are asked to complete and return the form in the pre-paid envelope provided with their letter. 

Residents who do not receive a letter from Council are also welcome to submit their views in writing by emailing council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au or by post to Wattle Range Council, PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280.

The closing date for submissions is Monday, 27 March 2017 at 9 am

Category 3 Development Public Notfication

Due to their nature, some types of development proposals require public notification. This allows people likely to be affected by the development the opportunity to comment.

Any application(s) currently on public notification are available to view here and anyone wishing to make representation to Council should do so in writing by the closing dates shown on the notice.

Road (Opening & Closing) Act 1991 - Road Closure - Koorine (hundred of Riddoch)

NOTICE is hereby given, pursuant to Section 10 of the Roads (Opening and Closing) Act, 1991, that the Wattle Range Council hereby gives notice of its intent to implement a Road Process Order to close portion of the Public Road and merge with the adjoining Section 411, Hundred of Riddoch, shown delineated as “A” respectively on Preliminary Plan No.17/0012.

A copy of the plan and a statement of persons affected are available for public inspection at the office of the Council at George Street, Millicent and the Adelaide office of the Surveyor-General during normal office hours or can be viewed by downloading the attached file.

Any application for easement or objection must set out the full name, address and details of the submission and must be fully supported by reasons.  The application for easement or objection must be made in writing to the Council at PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280 WITHIN 28 DAYS OF THIS NOTICE and a copy must be forwarded to the Surveyor-General at GPO Box 1354, Adelaide SA 5001.  Where a submission is made, the Council will give notification of a meeting at which the matter will be considered.

Road Closure Plan and Statement of Affected Persons - Koorine, hundred of Riddoch(346 kb)

Dated 14th March, 2017.

Proposed Road Closure & Sale of Unmade Road Reserve - Hd Grey (located between Montana Stud Road & Reid Road, Kalangadoo

Council proposes to close and sell to the adjoining landowner portion of unmade road reserve located between Montana Stud Road and Reid Road, Kalangadoo and immediately adjacent to Lot 2, F28122, hundred of Grey in the area known as Trihi.   The formal process will be conducted pursuant to the provisions of the Roads (Opening & Closing) Act 1991.

In accordance with Council’s Community Engagement policy, the public is invited to comment and make formal representation to Council on the proposal.

Written submissions marked “KALANGADOO ROAD CLOSURE” can be:

•      Posted to PO Box 27, Millicent SA 5280;
•      left at: 'Civic Centre', George Street, Millicent; Beachport Visitor Information Centre, Millicent Road, Beachport; or Penola Visitor Information Centre, 27 Arthur Street, Penola;
•      or emailed to council@wattlerange.sa.gov.au

and will be received by Council until 5pm Friday 7 April 2017.

Please note that all comments, including the names of those responding may be tabled at a public meeting of Council unless otherwise indicated by the respondent in which case their details are to be excluded from publication.

Copies of the plan showing the location of the unmade road reserve to be closed are available from any of Council’s Offices located at Millicent, Beachport or Penola or by downloading the file below.

Proposed Road Closure Plan - Auld - Hundred of Grey(413 kb)

Penola Town Square Project

The Penola Town Square is an ongoing project being progressed by Wattle Range Council and members of the Penola community. 

A community based consultation group has been formed to further develop a vision for the square considering the needs and desires of the future users of the space.

For further information visit www.wattlerange.sa.gov.au/penolatownsquare or find them on facebook.


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