CONSTRUCTION HOARDINGS (S129276) 3. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question Does the City charge private development for hoardings around construction zones? Does the City charge other government bodies such as Transport for NSW or Roads and Maritime Services for hoardings around construction zones, especially when they sit on the public domain areas that belong to the City?
Questions on notice
Question’s on Notice are questions that need to be on the public record.
GREEN SQUARE LIGHT RAIL STUDY (S129276) 2. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question Given that integrated transport for a connected city is a priority, and the City’s Chief Transport Advisor has been assigned the task to commence studies in support of Green Square Light Rail, please provide: 1. The budget cost for this study. 2. The brief […]
MEDIA MONITORING (S129276) 1. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question In addition to the media monitoring in the form of news clippings distributed via the Daily News and archived on CityNet, what other paid media monitoring services are conducted by the City of Sydney? Does the City of Sydney pay for social media monitoring services?
DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS THAT HAVE BEEN REFUSED (S129276) 7. By Councillor Vithoulkas Questions: 1. How many development applications that have been recommended for refusal at Council have then gone to the Land and Environment Court in the last five years? 2. How many have had the refusal upheld in the last five years? 3. How many […]
ADDITIONAL ANZAC DAY FOOTPATH CLOSURES AND SECURITY MEASURES (S129276) 27. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question Was the City part of the committee for 2017 ANZAC Day operations in the Sydney CBD? Was the City aware of the additional security measures put in place which prevented and limited foot traffic to various zones and areas throughout the […]
CONSTRUCTION IMPACTS OF LIGHT RAIL ON SMALL BUSINESS AND RESIDENTS (S129276) 26. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question Does the City acknowledge that the construction of Light Rail has had a financial impact on small business? Does the City also acknowledge that resident amenity has been impacted? What economic support has the City provided to assist businesses […]
MITIGATING LARGE CONSTRUCTION IMPACTS ON LOCAL RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS (S129276) 25. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question The City is undergoing a significant level of construction activity, and it stands to reason that there will be an increase in disruption to our residents and business owners. Ausgrid often undertakes works on behalf of developers which can […]
COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION PROCESSES FOR DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS WHEN CONSIDERED BY COMMITTEE / COUNCIL (S129276) 24. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question While the City notifies of a development application being on exhibition and provides a timeframe for submissions, does it then go back to those who have commented about specific development applications? What is the process for notifying […]
PUBLIC NOTIFICATION OF SUBMISSIONS REGARDING DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS (S129276) 23. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question Given that other councils make public the submissions of objectors and/or supporters of development applications, why doesn’t the City of Sydney do so? Answer by the Lord Mayor In accordance with its Privacy Management Plan, the City currently does not publicise submissions […]
ILLEGAL BROTHELS (S129276) 22. By Councillor Vithoulkas Question Given the recent media attention regarding complaints about illegal brothels operating in our local government area, what steps are the City taking to resolve this issue for our community? Media reports indicate that the City triggered 80 investigations in the past year and that it can take […]