Proposed Road Closing Under Section 38B Roads Act 1993

Jul 4, 2023

In pursuance of the provisions of the Roads Act 1993, notice is hereby given that Lithgow City Council proposes to close the council public road listed in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1:

  • Those parts of Bloody Cutting Road, Sir Thomas Mitchell Drive and Lockyers Line of Road that are submerged under Lake Lyell and shown as proposed Lots 1, 2, 3 and 4 on unregistered plan dated 26 April 2023.

Upon closure of the road, council intends to transfer the lots to Energy Australia NSW Pty Ltd pursuant to council resolutions 13-121 of 15 April 2013 and Deed of Agreement dated 9 May 2013.

All interested persons are hereby invited to make submissions concerning the proposal to the General Manager, Lithgow City Council, 180 Mort Street, Lithgow, within twenty-eight days of the date of this advertisement. Please note that under the provisions of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009, such submissions may be referred to third parties for consideration.

Once the submission period is completed, Lithgow City Council will consider all duly made submissions before deciding whether to continue with the road closure proposal.

Enquiries:          Property and Legal Services Officer
Telephone:        6354 9999

For the General Manager, Lithgow City Council