Heritage experts’ letter to Minister; Kurrajong Electorate Candidates Forum; Bruce Paine (Independent); Canberra Progressives: Tim Böhm,Therese Faulkner, Peta Swarbrick; Kings Park Consultation; Ainslie Avenue development & Kanangra Court Flats; Kings Park Improvement Strategy consultation; Ainslie Avenue redevelopment; Reid Spring Walk 22 November.
This is a friendly reminder that the NCCC’s ACT Election Candidate’s Forum is taking place from 7pm. Wednesday 16 Sep 20
HAVE YOUR SAY on the draft Urban Forest Strategy by 5 pm on 10 September 2020
This newsletter includes information on the AGM 18 October, ACT 2020 Elections, Trees – protection and observations, Beware COVID-19 Scams, St John’s news, Neighbourhood Watch report, Can RRA help?
Planning reform and community input to shape a better future for Canberra appear to be a focus for some political parties in the next ACT Elections. The RRA have written to the parties requesting their policies on both heritage and enforcing even current regulations pertaining to suburbs such as Reid.
Mt Ainslie reassessment for Indigenous Heritage Significance As new information regarding the heritage significance of Mt Ainslie has come to light Federal Minister for Environment, Susan Ley MP, has instructed her department to review the heritage claims. Further, Andrew Barr, ACT Chief Minister, has called for a complete halt onRead article …
Owners of houses within the Reid Housing Precinct please note that applications for conservation works for private properties is one of this year’s 2020-21 ACT Heritage Grants. Applications close Friday 12 June.
This month’s edition includes volunteering, brick bats and bouquets, AGM, tress, COVID-19 infrastructure, Neighbourhood Watch, St John’s, builders and roads, DV369 and more …
The proposed infill of Lake Burley Griffin and the Acton Park boardwalk have both supporters and strong opposition. Issues involve loss of public space and yet more high-rise apartments. This area is very close to Reid, a lovely walk along the Lake’s edge. If you have a little spare time here are some issues you may wish to consider and please send off comments on this proposal. Yes, time is short and there’s a lot on! Submissions are due tomorrow.