Hunter’s Hill Council has resolved on 23 September 2019 to exhibit the draft Hunters Hill Local Government Area Flood Study. The draft Flood Study will be exhibited for a period of six weeks from Tuesday 8 October to Wednesday 20 November 2019.
The draft Study identifies flood-prone land, in accordance with the NSW Government’s Floodplain Development Manual. Council undertook the study to help manage risks from flooding and increase flood awareness. The results of the study will assist the community to better understand and plan for the possible flood risks they face.
A Flood Study consultant will also be facilitating focus group meetings during this period. If you would like to attend please contact Council on 9879 9400 by Wednesday 23 October 2019 including a name, residential address, email address and a daytime contact phone number.
Where can I see the draft Flood Study?
The Draft Flood Study may be inspected;
How can I make a submission about the draft Flood Study?
Hunter’s Hill Council invites community input in order to finalise the draft Flood Study. Before finalising the draft Flood Study, Council will consider all written or emailed submissions which are received by 4.00pm Wednesday 20 November 2019.
Submissions must include a name, residential address and a daytime contact phone number.
Please address all submissions to the General Manager, Hunter’s Hill Council and forward to P.O. Box 21, Hunters Hill NSW 2110, physical address 22 Alexandra Street, and emails to email@example.com.
Who can I discuss the draft Flood Study with?
Enquiries should be forwarded to Council’s Bushland Management Officer, Jacqui Vollmer on 9879 9439 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
What happens next?
This draft Flood Study is only the first step in the floodplain management process. The next step is to undertake a Floodplain Risk Management Study and Plan to determine floodplain management measures to mitigate the flood risk to property owners and occupiers. The study also considers and determines suitable Flood Planning Levels and planning controls to guide future development.
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We acknowledge that The Wallumedegal people of the Eora Nation are the Traditional Custodians of this land.