MP Minns blasts Kogarah Council over new city plan | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

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MP Minns blasts Kogarah Council over new city plan | St George & Sutherland Shire LeaderMP Minns blasts Kogarah Council over new city plan
By Murray Trembath, June 4, 2015

KOGARAH MP Chris Minns has questioned why some areas would be subjected to extreme development in Kogarah Council’s New City Plan while others, such as Oatley, had been ‘‘let off almost scot free’’.

Mr Minns told State Parliament a public forum was needed to seek answers. Continue reading

Controversial Kogarah housing plan ready for public comment | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

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By Maria Galinovic, March 1, 2015

Controversial Kogarah housing plan ready for public comment | St George & Sutherland Shire LeaderListening: Cr Michael Platt

THE date has not yet been finalised but it is expected Kogarah Council’s controversial draft planning proposal will go on public exhibition some time after the state election. Continue reading

High-rise on horizon | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

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High-rise on horizon for Kogarah
By Maria Galinovic, February 3, 2015

High-rise on horizonMore of this: much will change if Kogarah Council’s amended plans are adopted. Picture: Jane Dyson

THE NSW Department of Planning has approved Kogarah Council’s new planning proposal to change Kogarah into a busier and higher density city.

The department issued a determination on December 15 for the proposal for the new city plan to proceed to community consultation. Continue reading

Battle lines drawn on Kogarah LEP | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

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r0_0_1944_1296_w1200_h678_fmaxBattle lines drawn on Kogarah LEP
By Maria Galinovic December 17, 2014

SINCE its public meeting in November, the new United Kogarah Local Residents Association (UKLRA) has been gathering strength for the fight it expects to have sometime in 2015. Continue reading

Kogarah action group unites to fight LEP changes | St George & Sutherland Shire Leader

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Kogarah action group unites to fight LEP changes
By Maria Galinovic, November 13, 2014

pasted-image-89United: Residents’ groups say ‘no’ to Kogarah’s proposed LEP changes. Picture: Chris Lane

A NUMBER of Kogarah residents’ associations have joined forces to declare war on Kogarah Council and proposed changes to its Local Environmental Plan (LEP) which, if adopted, will see more high-rise and increased density. Continue reading