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.

CHANGED TRAFFIC CONDITIONS - ROAD CLOSURE - Access Street to Ash Street from New Dookie Road, Shepparton

Construction works have commenced 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.

The access street from New Dookie Road to Ash Street will be temporarily closed to through traffic from Friday 22 November 2019.

Sections of New Dookie Road, Balaclava Road, and Verney Road, Shepparton will continue to function as a T-intersection. Traffic will be able to flow in an east-west direction through the intersection. Hawdon Street will remain closed to through traffic between the intersection and Annerley Avenue. Glenn Street will remain closed from New Dookie Road (north) end and can be accessed from Hawdon 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.

http://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 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 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.

DECEMBER ORDINARY COUNCIL MEETING

The Ordinary Council Meeting for December will be held on Tuesday, 17 November 2019 at 5.30pm.  The meeting will be held in the Council Boardroom, 90 Welsford Street Shepparton. All interested members of the public are invited to attend and lift access is available. For more information, contact Rebecca Good on 5832 9868.

NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located at 500 Brewer Road, COOMA VIC 3616, 785 Kyabram-Cooma Road and 1825 Fenaughty Road KYABRAM SOUTH VIC 3620. The proposal is for Native Vegetation removal associated with earthworks in the Farming Zone.

 The application reference number is 2019-313.

 The application and any supporting documents can be viewed on the Greater Shepparton City Council’s website.

 Alternatively visit the Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton, during office hours (8:15am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday) to use the provided Customer Kiosk Computers; Council officers will be available to assist you.

Any person who may be affected by the granting of the permit may object or make other submissions to Greater Shepparton City Council via Council’s website. Objections must be in writing via Council’s website and must state the reasons for the objection and how you would be affected by the granting of a permit for the application.

Greater Shepparton City Council will not decide on the application before 10 December 2019.

If you object, the Responsible Authority will notify you of its decision.

Please be aware that in accordance with Part 4, Section 57(5) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 the Responsible Authority must make a copy of every objection (including personal information of the objector) available for public inspection at its office during office hours free of charge until the end of the period for which an application may be made for review of a decision on the application.

LEASE OF PART OF LAND IN THE JOHN A DOUGLAS RESERVE, ECHUCA ROAD, MOOROOPNA TO GIRL GUIDES AUSTRALIA – VICTORIAN BRANCH AND SCOUTS AUSTRALIA – VICTORIAN BRANCH

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to lease part of land in the John A Douglas Reserve, Echuca Road, Mooroopna to Girl Guides Australia – Victorian Branch and Scouts Australia – Victorian Branch for a period of five years plus two x five year options, commencing 1 January 2020. Any persons affected by the lease may make a written submission and state whether they wish to be heard in respect of their submission. 

Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Greater Shepparton, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, 3632, and should be received by 5.00pm on Friday, 29 November 2019. The Council will consider any submissions received in accordance with the provisions of Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.  Enquiries should be directed to the Council’s Property Department on phone (03) 5832 9781.

LEASE OF BUILDINGS LOCATED AT THE SHEPPARTON SHOWGROUND RESERVE AT 307 HIGH STREET, SHEPPARTON, BEING PART OF CROWN ALLOTMENT 2003 TO SHEPPARTON AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY INC

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to lease buildings located at the Shepparton Showground Reserve at 307 High Street, Shepparton, being part of crown allotment 2003 to Shepparton Agricultural Society Inc for a period of five years with two further terms of five years each and one further term of six years, commencing 1 May 2019.

Any persons affected by the lease may make a written submission and state whether they wish to be heard in respect of their submission.  Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Greater Shepparton City Council, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, 3632, and should be received by 5.00pm on Friday, 27 December 2019. The Council will consider any submissions received in accordance with the provisions of Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.  Enquiries should be directed to the Council’s Property Department on phone (03) 5832 9781.

ORDINARY MEETING

The Ordinary Meeting of the Shepparton Show Me Committee will be held on MONDAY, December 16 FROM 5.30PM. The meeting will be held at the Council Boardroom (Council Offices), 90 Welsford St, Shepparton. All interested members of the public are invited to attend. For further information, contact Mat Innes-Irons, Marketing Co-ordinator on (03) 5832 9852.

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.

MAUDE/ASHENDEN STREET ROAD CLOSURE

Greater Shepparton City Council advises traffic heading north along Maude Street will not be able to turn right into Ashenden Street from Wednesday 23 October 2019 to Wednesday 18 December 2019 due to roadworks.

Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes along Sobraon and Vaughan Streets where possible. Motorists are also advised to obey all worksite and advisory signage including traffic controllers. Council asks for motorists and residents to take care and be aware of traffic detours. For further information call 5832 9700 or visit www.greatershepparton.com.au

NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located at 68 Batman Avenue, SHEPPARTON VIC 3630. The proposal is for variation of restrictive covenant L287756D to remove part a, b-(ii) and d of covenant that relate to May 1974 Flood Levels. The application reference number is 2019-94. The application and any supporting documents can be viewed on the Greater Shepparton City Council’s website.  Alternatively visit the Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton, during office hours (8:15am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday) to use the provided Customer Kiosk Computers; Council officers  will be available to assist you. Any person who may be affected by the granting of the permit may object or make other submissions to Greater Shepparton City Council via Council’s website. 

Objections must be in writing via Council’s website and must state the reasons for the objection and how you would be affected by the granting of a permit for the application. Greater Shepparton City Council will not decide on the application before 23 December 2019. If you object, the Responsible Authority will notify you of its decision. Please be aware that in accordance with Part 4, Section 57(5) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 the Responsible Authority must make a copy of every objection (including personal information of the objector) available for public inspection at its office during office hours free of charge until the end of the period for which an application may be made for review of a decision on the application.

LEASE OF THE BUILDING KNOWN AS THE SOUND SHELL MUSIC CENTRE, LOCATED IN THE QUEENS GARDENS, 41 WELSFORD STREET, SHEPPARTON TO SHEPPARTON BRASS & WIND INC

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 building known as the Sound Shell Music Centre, located in the Queens Gardens, 41 Welsford Street, Shepparton to Shepparton Brass & Wind Inc for a period of five years plus two x five year options, commencing 1 January 2020. Any persons affected by the lease may make a written submission and state whether they wish to be heard in respect of their submission. 

Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Greater Shepparton, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, 3632, and should be received by 5.00pm on Friday, 13 December 2019. The Council will consider any submissions received in accordance with the provisions of Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.  Enquiries should be directed to the Council’s Property Department on phone (03) 5832 9781.

PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT ACT 1987 GREATER SHEPPARTON PLANNING SCHEME

Notice of Approval of Amendment Amendment C214

The Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C214 to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme. The Amendment comes into operation on the date the notice was published in the Victoria Government Gazette being 10 October 2019.

 The Amendment applies the Public Acquisition Overlay (PAO25) at part 240 Ford Road, Grahamvale and part of the Goulburn-Murray Water Main Drain No. 12 easement at the intersection of Ford and Grahamvale Roads at Grahamvale for the purpose of reserving land for the construction of a roundabout. A copy of the Amendment can be inspected, free of charge, at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website at http://www.planning.vic.gov.au/public-inspection and free of charge, during office hours, at the offices of the Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton.

Colin Kalms MANAGER BUILDING & PLANNING

PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT ACT 1987 GREATER SHEPPARTON PLANNING SCHEME

Notice of Approval of Amendment Amendment C118

The Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C118 to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme (Planning Scheme). The Amendment comes into operation on the date the notice was published in the Victoria Government Gazette being 4 October 2019.

The Amendment rezones 177 hectares of land identified in the Shepparton North East Precinct Structure Plan from the Farming Zone and Public Use Zone 1 to the Urban Growth Zone, incorporates the Shepparton North East Precinct Structure Plan, February 2019 and Shepparton North East Development Contributions Plan, February 2019 in the Planning Scheme and applies the Public Acquisition Overlay (PAO24) to reserve land for drainage and inserts Schedule 4 to Clause 45.06 Development Contributions Plan Overlay.

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 the Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton.

Colin Kalms MANAGER BUILDING & PLANNING

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.

Tree Pruning Works

Greater Shepparton City Council advises that power line pruning of street trees in the declared Powercor area of Shepparton, Mooroopna and Tatura, will commence in 14 days and take no longer than 60 days to complete. These works are part of Greater Shepparton City Council’s Electric Line Clearance management plan approved by Energy safe Victoria and comply with the Electricity Safety (Electric Line Clearance) regulations 2015. For more information, contact Greater Shepparton City Council 5832 9700.

Bridge Works on Bridge Road, Toolamba

Bridge strengthening works are scheduled to begin on 11 June 2019 and finish 19 December 2019 on Bridge Road bridge in Toolamba (Toolamba bridge).

It is anticipated from 11 June to 9 July the bridge will remain open with a reduced speed limit. In this time, works will be undertaken on lower piers under the deck. There is a continuing weight limit restriction of 2 tonnes on the bridge.

Between 10 July and 15 November 2019, it is anticipated the bridge will be closed and detours will be in place for approximately 18 weeks. Works will be undertaken on cross-heads, girders, cross-beams, kerbs, decking and guard rails.

Given the type of works and the variable nature of the river environment, works schedules are subject to change and will be updated on Council’s website as the project progresses.

For more information contact Council on 5832 9700.