SHOROC has released its Operational Plan for 2015/16, outlining major infrastructure and service priorities for the region and key initiatives to be delivered for the councils and communities of north east Sydney. Cr Peter Abelson SHOROC President and Mayor of Mosman says that the SHOROC 2015-16 Operational Plan includes projects that will build on the results in recent years for the region and councils.
Partnering with the NSW Govt on regional projects & strategies
SHOROC’s new State of the Region website shows the area covered by Mosman, Manly, Warringah and Pittwater councils is becoming greener, healthier and more productive, but buying a house or getting a hospital bed might be harder compared to the state average. The engaging new infograph-style website includes five areas of health and wellbeing, economy, […]
The public is being invited to comment on the future development potential of the Warriewood Valley on Sydney’s northern beaches. A report prepared by Pittwater Council and the NSW Department of Planning and Infrastructure has recommended a variety of residential densities across the Warriewood Valley, in addition to some commercial development and land for recreation […]
A public forum to discuss the full review of the NSW planning system will be held in Brookvale next week by the NSW Government as part of its two month ‘listening tour’ across NSW.
The NSW Government is re-writing the state’s main town and country planning law…
Manly Council has welcomed the announcement by the NSW State Government that they are scrapping controversial legislation that effectively allowed developers to ignore local planning controls. Under the previous government’s affordable housing legislation, medium-density developments were allowed to be built even if they did not comply with local planning laws as long as 20 per cent of […]
Note this propsoal was posted December 2010 and has been superceded by work to develop a structure plan for Frenchs Forest led by Warringah Council. The NSW Department of Planning is seeking input from the public on its proposal “to rezone an area of Frenchs Forest to support the emergence of a specialised […]
Mosman and Warringah Councils have won prestigious Awards at the Planning Institute of Australia’s (PIA) NSW Planning Excellence Awards. Warringah Council received the PIA Award for ‘Talk of the Town 2010′ and Mosman Council received the Award for Urban Planning Achievement for the exhibition and consultation on its new local environmental plan. Warringah Council – […]
An open letter to all State and Federal Members of Parliament seeking their public commitment for the funding of Bus Rapid Transit systems, road upgrades and a new Northern Beaches hospital was published by the Mayors of Manly, Mosman, Pittwater and Warringah councils on behalf of the 273,000 residents of the SHOROC region. The letter, […]
The Mayors of Manly, Mosman, Pittwater & Warringah councils are calling on the community to join the campaign calling on the State and Federal governments to fund rapid buses, road upgrades and a new Hospital for the Northern Beaches region under the Shaping Our Future strategy. “Just about everyone across our region has been frustrated […]