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PO Box 19,
180 Mort Street
Lithgow NSW 2790
Phone: (02) 6354 9999 or 1300 661 303
Fax:(02) 6351 4259
8.15am to 4.30pm Mon - Fri
8.30 am to 4.00pm
Please note: All after hours calls should be made to 02 6354 9999.
These calls are transferred to the Councils Security Service who will pass the information to the responsible Council Officer.
About the Lithgow LGA
Discount cat desexing program for health-care card holders and pensioners who live in the Lithgow Local Government Area.
Cost: Only $40.00 to desex and microchip your cat/s.
When: 1st June – 30th June 2017
How: Call the Cat Protection Society of NSW on (02) 9519 7201 Monday to Friday between 9am-4pm to select a vet and make payment to secure your place in the program.
Lithgow “Operation Cat” is a partnership between The Cat Protection Society of NSW, Lithgow City Council and Local Veterinary Clinics/Hospitals Bowenfels Vet Clinic, Lithgow Veterinary Hospital and Hartley Veterinary and Animal Centre.
<p>Those wishing to speak on items on the agenda are not required to, but still may register. </p>
<p>Copies of the Agenda can be found on<a href=”http://council.lithgow.com/business-papers-for-ordinary-meeting-of-council-26-june-2017/” target=”_blank”> Council’s website</a> or are available at the Administration Centre.</p>
<p>Join us every Wednesday at Lithgow Library from 10.30am for Storytime! Our very popular program for preschoolers and their carers includes books, songs, dancing, puppets and craft.
<p>Coming up the month of June are the following themed storytime sessions:
<p>Wednesday 28th June – Friends. Find out how ‘Leonardo the terrible monster’ by Mo Willems makes a new friend. We will also make ourselves a dolly peg friend after stories and songs.
Proposed Installation of Rotunda in Saville Park Portland by Portland Community Group
Lithgow City Council has received a proposal from Portland Community Group to install a rotunda in Saville Park near the corner of Williwa and Cullen Streets Portland. Council then resolved on 29 May 2017 to:
- Publicly exhibit this proposal for 28 days.
- Note that any significant community objections will be reported to a future Council meeting.
- Note that if there are no significant community objections, the General Manager to sign the Development Application for the works and the Development Application will be considered at a future Council meeting.
The community is invited to make submissions on this proposal. Copies of the proposal showing precise location and draft rotunda design are available at Portland Library, Council’s Administration Centre
and at Council’s Website
Submissions are to be in writing and addressed to: Mr Graeme Faulkner
Lithgow City Council PO Box 19
Or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org By Friday 14 July 2017
Exhibition of Policy 8.1 ‘Excessive Water Usage Allowance for Breakages’
At its meeting of 29 May 2017, Council resolved to place on public exhibition Policy 8.1 ‘Excessive Water Usage Allowance for Breakages’ for a period of 28 days.
The revised policy is available to view at Customer Service, Administration Centre 180 Mort St Lithgow, Lithgow Library and on the Council’s website, www.council.lithgow.com.
Written submissions should be addressed to the General Manager, PO Box 19, Lithgow NSW or alternatively emailed to email@example.com and marked “Submission on Policy 8.1”. Submissions must be received by 4pm on 7 July 2017.
Mount Dulabree Naming Proposal for Public Comment
Lithgow City Council has considered a proposal from a member of the public to name a mountain 3.8 kilometres east of Mount Strolomo and 6 kilometres north of Mount Horrible as Mount Dulabree.
Council support is required before the request can be considered by the Geographic Names Board of NSW.
Lithgow City Council then resolved on 29 May 2017 (Min 17-168 (5)) to publicly exhibit the proposal for 28 days, and if there are no objections received, to advise the Geographic Names Board of NSW of Council’s support for the proposal.
The proposer of the nomination advises that the mountain is known to local residents as Mount Dulabree and is the name used to market the surrounding property for sale in 2016.
Copies of the proposal are available at Lithgow, Wallerawang and Portland Libraries, Council’s Administration Centre and Council’s website
Public comments on this proposal should be forwarded in writing by Friday 14 July 2017 to:
Mr Graeme Faulkner General Manager Lithgow City Council PO Box 19
Or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further information can be obtained from Matthew Johnson, Manager Community and Culture, telephone 6354 9999.
Expressions of Interest
Council is seeking expressions of interest for the naming of two new roads in the Lithgow Local Government area as below.
Name: NICHOLS CHASE- name after Mary Nichols who died in 1882 and was a member of families employed by the original Grants of Moyne Farm and is buried in the Moyne Farm Cemetery.
Location: Cul-de-sac approximately 190m along main inlet road (unnamed) of the subdivision from Coxs River Road being 066/08DA.
Name: SANDY RISE – name after Catherine Sandy who died in 1835, who was the wife of Sergeant Sandy of the mounted police at Mt Victoria and is buried in the Moyne Farm Cemetery.
Location: Road approximately 65m along main inlet road (unnamed) of the subdivision from Coxs River Road being 066/08DA.
Should any person wish to have input into the naming of these roads, then written submissions will be accepted by Council up until 10 July 2017. Please send your submissions to the General Manager.
Further information may be obtained by contacting Mrs Jessica Ramsden in Council’s Environment & Development Department.
Public Complaints Line for Environmental Licenced Premises
Council’s complaints telephone line for the following premises which hold an Environment Protection Licence is (02) 6354 9999:
- Oakey Park Water Treatment Plant
- Lithgow Sewage Treatment Plant
- Portland Sewage Treatment Plant
- Wallerawang Sewage Treatment Plant
- Lithgow Solid Waste Facility
- Portland Garbage Depot.
This telephone line is for the purpose of receiving any complaints from members of the public in relation to the activities conducted at the premises and can be used for the reporting of sewer overflows.