HURSTVILLE CITY COUNCIL
CIVIC CENTRE, MACMAHON STREET, HURSTVILLE.
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REPORT OF THE MEETING OF THE DEVELOPMENT ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE
HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 1ST FEBRUARY, 2006 AT 7.10 PM





PRESENT

Committee Members:


His Worship the Mayor, Councillor V Badalati (Chairperson)
Councillor B Giegerl
Councillor D Gillespie
Councillor S Grekas
Councillor C Hindi
Councillor C Lee
Councillor S McMahon
Councillor C Minns
Councvillor J Morris
Councillor W Pickering
Councillor P Sansom (Deputy Mayor)
Councillor C Wong

Council Staff:

Director - Policy, Planning & Environment, Ms R Tyne
Manager - Development Assessment, Mrs T Christy
Acting Senior Planner, Mr P Nelson
Environmental Health and Building Surveyor, Mr M Alexander
Traffic Engineer, Ms M Whitehurst
Office Team Leader, Mrs L Stephens

By Invitation:
Planning Consultant, Mr D Broyd of David Broyd Consulting Services Pty Ltd


APOLOGIES
There were no apologies to record.



CONFIRMATION OF MINUTES

Development Assessment Committee Meeting - 7th December, 2005

RESOLVED THAT the Minutes of the meeting of the Development Assessment Committee held on 7th December, 2005, as previously circulated to each Councillor, be confirmed as a correct record.

(Moved Clr S Grekas/Seconded Clr W Pickering)


CHANGE TO ORDER OF ITEMS ON AGENDA

His Worship the Mayor, Councillor V Badalati, advised the following item would be considered as the first item on the agenda:-

Item DAC001.06 - 06 - 56 Marine Drive, Oatley - Section 96 modification application to modify consent condition
(Report by Planning Consultant, Mr D Broyd, of David Broyd Consulting Services Pty Ltd) DA 20040205 REV01)


DISCLOSURE OF INTEREST

The following Councillor declared an interest in a matter before the Committee:

Councillor B Giegerl - Item DAC002.01 - 06 - 38 Scott Street, Mortdale
as she shares an interest in a nearby property in Scott Street, and resides in another street in the area.


NOTE

The Council at its meeting held on 22 March, 2000 granted delegated authority to the Committee to consider and determine matters placed before the Committee for its consideration in accordance with the functions of the committee adopted by Council. Accordingly the Committee's decisions do not require subsequent adoption by Council.




ITEMS

Item No: DAC001 - 06 - DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - PEAKHURST WARD
(Report by Director - Policy, Planning and Environment, Ms R Tyne)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)

As previously noted, His Worship the Mayor, Councillor V Badalati, advised the following item would be considered as the first item on the agenda:-

Item No: DAC001.06 - 06 - 56 MARINE DRIVE, OATLEY - SECTION 96 MODIFICATION APPLICATION TO MODIFY CONSENT CONDITION
(Report by Planning Consultant, Mr D Broyd, of David Broyd Consulting
Services Pty Ltd) DA 20040205REV01

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT authority be delegated to the General Manager to finalise the wording of conditions based upon advice from Council's legal advisors and based upon the recommended conditions included in the report.


FURTHER THAT an additional condition be imposed requiring that Lot 1 achieves a minimum site area of 550 square metres, which excludes any easements or right of way calculations.

(Moved Clr J Morris/Seconded Clr P Sansom)



Item No: DAC001.01 - 06 - 6 WATERSIDE PARADE, PEAKHURST - ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING DWELLING HOUSE
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr B Hick) DA 20050394

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)


Item No: DAC001.02 - 06 - 67A YARRAN ROAD, OATLEY - SECTION 96 MODIFICATION TO APPLICATION
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr B Hick) DA 20010978REV01

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be refused in accordance with the reasons stated in the report.

(Moved Clr J Morris/Seconded Clr W Pickering)


Item No: DAC001.03 - 06 - 11 HANNONS AVENUE, PEAKHURST - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING OUTBUILDINGS, AND ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING DWELLING HOUSE
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mrs A Aversa-Morassut) DA 20050252

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report, subject to the deletion of Condition 16 regarding compliance with the provisions of Development Control Plan No 18 - Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design with regard to external lighting.

(Moved Clr W Pickering/Seconded Clr C Lee)


Item No: DAC001.04 - 06 - 17 LIME KILN ROAD, LUGARNO - TORRENS TITLE SUBDIVISION INTO THREE LOTS
(Report by Manager - Development Advice, Mr P Green and
Manager - Development Control, Mr G Young) DA 20050577

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be deferred for inspection and report by Ward and interested Councillors.


THAT adjoining residents be provided with a summary of the arborist's report regarding retention or removal of trees on the site, together with the report from Council's Tree Management Officer, in order that all residents are fully informed of the reasons for retention or removal of the trees on site.

THAT the wording of Conditions 23 and 25 concerning the arborist's report be clarified, ie identify the tree numbers to be retained or removed.

THAT, should the application be approved, a further condition be imposed requiring that a site arborist be employed to ensure adherence to Council's Tree Management Officer's requirements.

FURTHER THAT the applicant submit a revised footprint for Lot 102 as detailed in Condition 24 prior to further consideration of the application. Should this information not be provided prior to further consideration, then this condition shall become a deferred commencement condition which must be satisfied.

(Moved Clr J Morris/Seconded Clr C Hindi)


Item No: DAC001.05 - 06 - 30 LLEWELLYN STREET, OATLEY - TORRENS TITLE SUBDIVISION OF LAND INTO TWO LOTS AND RIGHT OF CARRIAGEWAY PARTLY
ON ADJOINING PROPERTY

(Report by Manager - Development Advice, Mr P Green and
Manager - Development Control, Mr G Young) DA 20050430

Note: It is advised that the Manager - Development Advice, Mr P Green, is not related to the applicant, Mr R Green.

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report, subject to the following amendment to Condition 4:-


4. A $10,000.00 bond on each of the trees to ensure their protection during construction. The bond to be released six (6) months after construction has been completed and on inspection of the trees.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)


Item No: DAC002 - 06 - DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - PENSHURST WARD

(Report by Director - Policy, Planning and Environment, Ms R Tyne)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.

(Moved Clr S McMahon/Seconded Clr C Minns)


Item No: DAC002.01 - 06 - 38 SCOTT STREET, MORTDALE - UNAUTHORISED
OUTBUILDING TO REAR OF PREMISES

(Report by Environmental Health and Building Surveyor, Mr M Alexander) 05/1081, DA 20010154

Interest: In accordance with the interest declared, Councillor B Giergerl left the Committee for the period of debate and voting on this item.

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT a "Stop Work" Order be placed on the development and the matter be deferred for further investigation by the appropriate authority.


FURTHER THAT the applicant provide a current site survey to determine the correct boundaries.

(Moved Clr S McMahon/Seconded Clr C Minns)


Item No: DAC003 - 06 - DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - HURSTVILLE WARD

(Report by Director - Policy, Planning and Environment, Ms R Tyne)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr S Grekas)


Item No: DAC003.01 - 06 - 112 DORA STREET, HURSTVILLE - SECTION 96 MODIFICATION FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO DETACHED DUAL
OCCUPANCY

(Report by Manager - Development Control, Mr G Young and
Development Assessment Officer, Mrs A Aversa-Morrasut) DA 20030852REV02

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report, subject to an additional condition requiring deletion of the ground floor patio and associated roof cover to Unit 2.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr S Grekas)


Item No: DAC003.02 - 06 - 18 MILLETT STREET, HURSTVILLE - SECTION 96 MODIFICATION TO AMEND CONSENT CONDITIONS
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Ms D Fellows) DA 20030198REV01

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be deferred for inspection and report by Ward and interested Councillors.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr C Wong)


Item No: DAC003.03 - 06 - 66 BERONGA AVENUE, HURSTVILLE - SECTION 82A REVIEW OF DETERMINATION
(Report by Manager - Development Control, Mr G Young) DA 20050057

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application for review be deferred for consideration at a Councillor workshop of a policy decision on floor space ratio with regard to rooftop terraces.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr J Morris)


Item No: DAC003.04 - 06 - 193 GLOUCESTER ROAD, BEVERLY HILLS - ALTERATIONS TO SINGLE DWELLING HOUSE
(Report by Consulting Development Assessment Officer, Mr Y Watt) DA 20050520

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr C Wong)


Item No: DAC003.05 - 06 - 61 BOTANY STREET, CARLTON - CONSTRUCTION OF A DOUBLE GARAGE AND STOREROOM
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr B Hick) DA 20050558

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr S McMahon)



The meeting finished at 9.50 pm.


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CHAIRPERSON