Community meeting notices including BCC monthly general meetings

Community forum: what the Department of Immigration's presence in Belconnen means to you

Event Date: 
Thu, 19/03/2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

On Thursday, 19 March the Belconnen Community Service and BCC co-hosted a community forum about how the Department of Immigration contributes to community life and business vitality.

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BCC public forum - March

Event Date: 
Tue, 17/03/2015 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The next public forum of the Belconnen Community Council will be held on Tuesday, 17 March at 7.30pm at the Community Room, upstairs from the Belconnen Library on Chandler Street.

December 2014 - public meeting: West Belconnen issues

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/12/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The December public meeting for the Belconnen Community Council will cover a wide range of issues, but in particular issues of interest and in relation to West Belconnen.

Speakers include:

November 2014: Public meeting - Annual General Meeting; Disability Confidence Canberra and Wayfarer development - UPDATE

Event Date: 
Tue, 18/11/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 18 November 2014, The Community Room, Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

The meeting will begin with the AGM, followed by the two presentations.

October 2014: Public meeting - Progress on the Belconnen Town Centre Master Plan update and West Belconnen proposal

Event Date: 
Tue, 21/10/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 21 October 2014, The Community Room, Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

David Maxwell of the Riverview Group will open with a brief update on the West Belconnen development proposal.  Chris Gell of the Environment and Planning Directorate will discuss progress in updating the 2001 master plan for the Belconnen Town Centre and proposed community consultation.

September 2014: public meeting - Transport: light rail and dangerous roads in Belconnen

Event Date: 
Tue, 16/09/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 16 September 2014, The Community Room, Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

Ben Smith of Capital Metro will talk about the light rail proposal.  Ben McHugh and Karl Cloos of Roads ACT will discuss dangerous roads in Belconnen.

August 2014 - Public meeting: Presentation on the Omnibus Territory Plan Variation and report on our town centre survey

Event Date: 
Tue, 19/08/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 19 August 2014, The Community Room, Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

Officers from the Community Services Directorate and the Economic Development Directorate will provide a presentation and discuss the Omnibus Territory Plan Variation, especially as it affects Belconnen.  An omnibus draft variation is one that deals with several sites together, in this case, seventeen different sites across Canberra.

July 2014 - Public meeting: Presentation on Higgins consultation for redevelopment of school and oval sites

Event Date: 
Tue, 22/07/2014 - 7:30pm

7.30pm Tuesday 22 July 2014, The Community Room,  Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

The Economic Development Directorate will explain the outcome of the consultation process conducted over May and June.  Fleur Flanery, Director of City Services, will discuss proposed changes to dog exercise areas in Belconnen.

ACT Older Persons Assembly – Consultation Thursday 10 July 1pm

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/07/2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Members of the public are invited to attend a community consultation forum on 10 July to provide input into the second ACT Older Persons Assembly on 1 October 2014.

June 2014 - Public meeting: Belconnen Arts Centre Stage 2

Event Date: 
Tue, 17/06/2014 - 7:30pm

7.30pm Tuesday 17 June 2014, The Community Room,  Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

Daniel Ballantyne, CEO of the Belconnen Arts Centre, and David Whitney, Director artsACT, Community Services Directorate of the ACT Government, will give a presentation on the proposed second stage of the Belconnen Arts Centre.