MINUTES


Traffic Committee

 

Tuesday, 03 December 2019

10.00am

 

Waratah Room, Ground Floor, Georges River Civic Centre, Corner of MacMahon and Dora Streets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Present

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

 

Councillor V Badalati (Chairperson)

Mr G Moody (Chairperson/Manager Infrastructure)

Mr B Langton (Representing Mr C Minns, MP State Member for Kogarah)

Mr S Kshitij (Transport for NSW)

Senior Constable L Ferguson (St George Local Area Command)

Mr H Fraser (Punchbowl Bus Company)

Mr P Croft (Coordinator Traffic and Transport)

Ms S Selim (Senior Traffic Engineer)

Mr A Babu (Traffic Engineer)

Mr H Bongers (Coordinator Parking & Rangers)

Ms M Grobbe (Road Safety Officer)

 

 

 

Apologies   

 

Mr J Dib, MP (State Member for Lakemba)

Mr Mark Coure MP for Oatley

Mr G Perivolarellis (Representing Mr S Kamper, MP State Member for Rockdale)

Mr S Lindsay (Traffic Engineer)

 

 

Matters Arising from Previous Meeting

There were no matters arising from the previous meeting. Previous minutes moved by Mr G Moody and seconded by Senior Constable L Ferguson.

Disclosure of Interest

There were no disclosures of interest.

Agenda Items

TAC199-19       Cross Street Hurstville - Raised Pedestrian Crossing

(Report by Senior Traffic Engineer)

Recommendation

(a)     That a Raised Pedestrian Crossing in Cross Street near its intersection with Crofts Avenue, Hurstville be further investigated.

(b)     That the final detailed design of the Raised Pedestrian Crossing including potential pedestrian fencing, be brought to a future Traffic Committee meeting for review and approval prior to construction.

 

 

TAC200-19       Carwar Avenue, Carss Park - Temporary Road Closures - Magic of Christmas Event

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That approval be granted for the closure of Allawah Avenue and part road closure of Carwar Avenue, Carss Park, between 1pm and 9pm on Sunday 1 December 2019 for Council’s “Magic of Christmas” event to be held at Carss Bush Park, as shown on plans TCP 1 and TCP 2 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC201-19       Carwar Avenue, Carss Park - Temporary Road Closures - Australia Day Event

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That approval be granted for the closure of Allawah Avenue and part road closure of Carwar Avenue, Carss Park, between 7am and 10pm on Sunday 26 January 2020 for Council’s “Australia Day” event to be held at Carss Bush Park, as shown on Plans TCP 1, TCP 2 and TCP 3 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC202-19       Wentworth Avenue, Blakehurst - Proposed Temporary Road Closure

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

(a)     That the temporary closure of Wentworth Avenue, Blakehurst between Lorna Avenue and Lynwood Street, from 5.30pm to 8.30pm on Sunday 15 December 2019 be approved for the Blakehurst Baptist Church Christmas Walk.

(b)     The approval of the road closure is subject to a copy of a valid Certificate of Currency indicating a Public Liability Insurance of a minimum $20 Million indemnifying Georges River Council being submitted to Council prior to the closure occurring.

(c)     That the applicant lodge to Council for approval prior to the closures, Traffic Control Plans designed in accordance with the relevant standards and prepared by RMS accredited personnel.

(d)     If applicable, the applicant should provide a Risk Assessment and Hostile Vehicle Mitigation Plan created by Class 2A (Security Consultant) if such measures are proposed.

 

 

TAC203-19       Oatley Park - Traffic Issues Update

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That the report on the traffic measures in Oatley Park be received and noted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

TAC204-19       Oatley Parade, Oatley - Proposed Intersection Treatment

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That the proposed line marking at the intersection of Oatley Parade and River Road, Oatley as shown on plan TC2040 attached to the report be approved.

 

 

TAC205-19       Glen Road, Oatley - Proposed Line Marking

(Report by Traffic Engineer)

Recommendation

That an 8m BB Centreline be installed on Glen Road, Oatley as shown on plan TC2033 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC206-19       Belmore Road, Peakhurst - Proposed Parking Restriction Signs

(Report by Traffic Engineer)

Recommendation

That parking restriction signs be installed at the intersection of Belmore Road, Evans Street and Samuel Street, Peakhurst, as shown on plan TC2023 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC207-19       Edna Avenue, Penshurst - Proposed "No Parking" Zone

(Report by Traffic Engineer)

Recommendation

(a)     That the residents of Edna Avenue be consulted on the proposal to install a “No Parking” zone on the western side of Edna Avenue, Penshurst as shown on plan TC1924 attached to the report.

(b)     That the results of the resident consultation be presented at a future Traffic Advisory Committee meeting.

 

 

TAC208-19       George Street, Penshurst - Proposed Extension of "No Stopping" Zone

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That the existing 10m “No Stopping” zone on the northern side of George Street, west of Arcadia Street, be extended 8m as shown on plan TC2036 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC209-19       Gungah Bay Road, Oatley - Proposed "No Stopping" Zone Extension

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That the existing “No Stopping” zone on the eastern side of Gungah Bay Road, adjacent to house number 81, be extended 12m as shown on plan TC2038 attached to the report.

 

 

 

 

TAC210-19       Victoria Avenue, Penshurst - Proposed "No Parking" Zone

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That a 15.5m “No Parking, Motorcycles Excepted” zone be installed on the southern side of Victoria Avenue, adjacent to No.’s 7 and 11, as shown on plan TC2034 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC211-19       Garfield Lane, Carlton - Proposed "No Parking" Zone

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That a 17m “No Parking” zone be installed on the eastern side of Garfield Lane, Carlton as shown on plan TC2037 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC212-19       River Road, Oatley - Proposed "No Parking" Zone

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That a 15m “No Parking” zone be installed on the western side of River Road, adjacent to house numbers 12 and 14, as shown on plan TC2035 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC213-19       Andover Street, Carlton - Proposed "Bus Zones"

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That a 20m “Bus Zone” be installed on the eastern and western side of Andover Street, near Bembridge Street and Balfour Street, as shown on plan L921 attached to the report.

 

 

TAC214-19       Railway Parade, Mortdale - Proposed "1/2P" Zone

(Report by Coordinator Traffic & Transport)

Recommendation

That the redundant shelter and “Bus Zone” on the southern side of Railway Parade, north of Coleborne Avenue, be removed and converted to a “1/2P, 8.30am – 6pm Mon – Fri, 8.30am – 12.30pm Sat” zone as shown on plan TC2039 attached to the report.

 

   

 

General Business

 

·         Potential for a 40 km/h High Pedestrian Activity Area for Riverwood discussed. Investigation to be undertaken and a report presented at a future Traffic Committee meeting.

 

 

 

 

Conclusion

The Meeting finished at 11:00am

 

 

 

 

Chairperson