Community meeting notices including BCC monthly general meetings

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.

May 2014 - Public Meeting: Update on South Lawson development, Land Development Agency

Event Date: 
Tue, 20/05/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 20 May 2014, The Community Room,  Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

A representative from the Land Development Agency will provide an update on the progress of the South Lawson development, which appears as the bare area in the photograph below taken from Mt Rogers. 

lawson & town centre from mt rogers3.jpg

April 2014 - Public Meeting: Revised plans for Macquarie Park and desired character of Belconnen Town Centre

Event Date: 
Tue, 15/04/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 15 April 2014, The Community Room,  Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street

A Pre-DA consultation will be held on the revised plans for redevelopment of the old Jamison Inn site in Macquarie.  This will be followed by a community discussion on the "desired character" of the Belconnen Town Centre for the master plan update.

March 2014 - Public Meeting: Does every suburb need a local centre? Why/why not?

Event Date: 
Tue, 18/03/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

7.30pm Tuesday 18 March 2014, Belconnen Theatre,  Belconnen Community Centre, corner Chandler and Swanston Streets

The meeting will be in the form of a community discussion about the future of local centres.

February 2014 - Public Meeting: Updating the Belconnen Town Centre Master Plan

Event Date: 
Tue, 18/02/2014 - 7:30pm

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

Ben Ponton and Jim Corrigan from ACT Planning and Land Authority will explain the process to be followed during the year to update the Belconnen Town Centre Master Plan 2001.

November 2013 - Annual General Meeting and Public Meeting: new Belconnen Community Health Centre

Event Date: 
Tue, 19/11/2013 - 7:30pm
7.30pm Tuesday 19 November 2013 The Community Room Upstairs Belconnen Library, Chandler Street
ACT Health will describe the services available in the new enhanced health centre which will be in operation from 11 November.  This presentation will follow the Annual General Meeting and election of the committee. 

October 2013 - Public meeting: New hotel beside Labor Club, parking in the town centre

Event Date: 
Tue, 15/10/2013 - 7:30pm
Purdon Associates will make a presentation on a proposal for Blocks 8 and 9, Section 48 Belconnen to build a 160-room hotel with conference facilities and onsite parking.