Public Notices

Public Notices include notifications about development consents and certificates, proposed developments, changes to Council meetings, release and/or sale of abandoned vehicles, intention to grant licence, and public exhibitions and consultations.

NOTICE OF GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL 2020/2021 DRAFT BUDGET

Greater Shepparton City Council considered the 2020/2021 Draft Budget at its Special Council meeting on Tuesday 28 April 2020. The Draft Budget outlines the services and initiatives to be funded for the 2020/2021 fi nancial year. The Draft Budget is available for inspection online on Council’s website or by emailing council@shepparton.vic.gov.au and requesting a copy. QUESTIONS Residents, ratepayers, business people and community groups can learn more about Council’s 2020/2021 Draft Budget by asking questions on our Council’s website at www.greatershepparton.com.au or by emailing council@shepparton.vic.gov.au.

SUBMISSIONS

Input from all interested parties on the Draft Budget is now being sought through a submission to Council in accordance with Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989. Submissions will be received until 5pm Friday 29 May 2020. Submissions should be marked “Draft Budget” and directed to: Mail – Chief Executive Offi cer, Greater Shepparton City Council, Locked Bag 1000, SHEPPARTON 3632, Email – council@shepparton.vic.gov.au, or Online – www.greatershepparton.com.au. Anyone wishing to be heard by Council in support of their submission should indicate so in their submission. Unless indicated otherwise, submissions will be presented to Council including submitter’s name. Details of submissions may also be included within the offi cial Council Minutes which are a permanent public document and may also be made available on Council’s website.

All submissions must include contact details of the submitter to allow Council to respond. All submissions received will be considered by Council at a Special Council meeting planned to be held on Tuesday 2 June 2020. Subject to changes resulting from consideration of community submissions, the 2020/2021 Draft Budget is planned for adoption at the 16 June 2020 Ordinary Council Meeting. Any person requiring further information concerning the Draft Budget should email council@shepparton.vic.gov.au or contact the Finance & Rates Department on 5832 9700.

COUNCIL MEETING

The Greater Shepparton City Council will hold a Council Meeting at 5.30pm on Tuesday 2 June 2020 to discuss the following item of business:

  • Draft Budget 2020/2021 – Hearing of Section 223

Submissions

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Council will be conducting this meeting virtually hence the public gallery will be closed. Members of the public are invited to watch the live stream on Council’s Facebook page. A link to the recording and minutes will be made available on Council’s website.

For more information, contact Boboleia Kom on (03) 5832 5206.

Planning and Environment Act 1987 GREATER SHEPPARTON PLANNING SCHEME Notice of Approval of Amendment Amendment C222gshe

The Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C222gshe to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme.

The Amendment came into operation on the date the notice was published in the Victoria Government Gazette, being 20 April 2020.

The Amendment replaces Schedule 3 to Clause 36.01 – Public Use Zone as it applies to land at 35–49 Graham Street, Shepparton to provide for accommodation and education uses; and replaces the Schedule to Clause 72.04 by introducing a new Incorporated Document titled Built Form Controls Incorporated Document, Department of Rural Health, Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne, January 2020.

A copy of the Amendment can be inspected, free of charge, at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website at www.planning.vic.gov.au/public-inspection and free of charge, during office hours, at the offices of Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton.

Colin Kalms

MANAGER BUILDING PLANNING AND COMPLIANCE

NOTICE OF MEETING DEVELOPMENT HEARING PANEL

Notice is given of a meeting of the Development Hearing Panel to be held on Friday 29 May 2020 commencing at 10.00am. Applicants and objectors will be contacted directly.

Please direct enquiries to Braydon Aitken, Team Leader Statutory Planning on 03 5832 9730.

NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE FOR GOULBURN VALLEY LIBRARIES BOARD

Greater Shepparton City Council is calling for nominations from local residents who possess strong financial and business leadership skills to take on a role as community representative for the Goulburn Valley Libraries Board.

The position of community representative is a voluntary role for a two-year term. Goulburn Valley Libraries provides library services to the Greater Shepparton City Council and the Shires of Moira and Strathbogie. Goulburn Valley Libraries operates 10 branches and a mobile library service.

See https://www.gvlibraries.com.au for more information.

If you are interested in this position, please send a letter of application outlining relevant skills to kaye.thomson@shepparton.vic.gov.au by 5:00pm, Friday 19 June 2020.

CHANGED TRAFFIC CONDITIONS ROAD CLOSURE

Balaclava Road - Verney Road - New Dookie Road - Hawdon Street Intersection Upgrade Works, Shepparton Construction works are scheduled to commence on the south side of the intersection and approaches on Monday, 18 November 2019 and are programmed to be completed by the end of May 2020. During the course of the works sections of New Dookie Road, Balaclava Road, and Verney Road, Shepparton will function as a T-intersection. Traffic will be able to flow in an east-west direction through the intersection. Hawdon Street will be closed to through traffic between the intersection and Annerley Street. On-street parallel parking around the intersection will be restricted during this period. Project updates and a traffic management plan will be available on Council’s website. www.greatershepparton.com.au/council/major-projects

During the construction works, vehicles will be detoured around the Hawdon Street leg of the intersection via Rea Street and Clive Street. Access will be maintained to all schools, residential properties and businesses within the precinct throughout the works and businesses will trade as normal. Council asks residents and motorists to take extra care when travelling in the area and to adhere to the traffic management signage. Commuters are encouraged to consider alternate routes that bypass this area such as Numurkah Road/Wyndham Street for north-south travel and Midland Highway (Benalla Road) for east-west travel. Council takes this opportunity to thank you for your co-operation and patience during the course of the works. For further information please contact Saleem Shaikh, Senior Construction Engineer, Greater Shepparton City Council on (03) 5832 9814.

Lease of Shepparton Art Museum located at 532 Wyndham Street Shepparton to Shepparton Art Museum Ltd

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to lease the Shepparton Art Museum located at 532 Wyndham Street, Shepparton to Shepparton Art Museum Ltd for a period of five years with four further terms of five years each, commencing 1 July 2020.

Road Closure - Balaclava Road-Verney Road-New Dookie Road Intersection

Balaclava Road-Verney Road-New Dookie Road intersection upgrade works, Shepparton.

Civil works are scheduled to commence on Saturday, 3 August 2019 and are programmed to be completed by the end of May 2020. During the course of the works sections of New Dookie Road, Balaclava Road, and Hawdon Street, Shepparton will function as a T-intersection.

Traffic will flow in east-west direction through the roundabout. Verney Road will be closed to through traffic from the roundabout to Elm Terrace. On-street parallel parking around the intersection will be restricted during this period. Project updates and a traffic management plan will be available on Council’s website.

During the works vehicles will be detoured via adjacent streets. Access will be maintained to all schools, residential properties and businesses within the precinct throughout the works and businesses will trade as normal.

Council requests that you take extra care when travelling in the area and adhere to the traffic management signage. Commuters are encouraged to consider alternate routes that bypass this area such as Numurkah Road/Wyndham Street for north-south travel and Knight Street/Old Dookie Road for east-west travel.

Council takes this opportunity to thank you for your cooperation and patience during the course of the works. For further information please contact Saleem Shaikh, Senior Construction Engineer, Greater Shepparton City Council on 03 5832 9814.