Monthly Archives: July 2020

Council resolved to support the Local Centres Strategy on 9 Dec 2019 with a reduction in height on the Hampden Rd section between Jersey and Francis Roads from the recommended 8-10 storeys to 4-5 storeys.  A further briefing was provided to Councillors to fully inform them of the implications of the resolution passed at the meeting. Staff are enacting the Council resolution. The final Local Centres Strategy is HERE

Recent rain and high use by the community has highlighted several areas where water is ponding. Additional drainage work in these areas will be undertaken over the next 6 weeks with an anticipated completion date of 14 August, weather permitting.

More information can be seen HERE and HERE

The Artarmon Progress Association (APA) is concerned over traffic management and congestion during the construction phase and implications for traffic flow on Artarmon Road once the project is complete.

More information can be found HERE

This work is going be scheduled in with the planned public domain improvements in the Artarmon Local Centre (see post above dated 9/8/2020)

The Artarmon Progress Association (APA) submission can be found HERE

The Artarmon Progress Association has provided comments on the Willoughby City Council Chatswood to St Leonards Bicycle Route Improvement Plan. The APA has sought and incorporated input in this submission from its members and also encouraged members to make their own submissions.

Update July 25, 2020 – Community consultation on the bicycle route from Chatswood to St Leonards via the Artarmon Local Centre recently closed. The concept design for bike facilities through the Artarmon Local Centre on Hampden Road between Brand Street and Jersey Road was excised from the Plan and will be consulted on separately as part of the public domain improvements in the Artarmon Local Centre. (see post dated 9 August 2020) Other bike routes via the rail corridor and adjoining the Pacific Highway will be consulted on separately.

More information can be found HERE

The Artarmon Progress Association (APA) submission is HERE

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  • Has an effective working relationship with the WCC and government agencies
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