HURSTVILLE CITY COUNCIL
CIVIC CENTRE, MACMAHON STREET, HURSTVILLE.
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REPORT OF THE MEETING OF THE DEVELOPMENT ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE
HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 4TH FEBRUARY, 2009 AT 7.05 PM



PRESENT

Committee Members:

His Worship the Mayor, Councillor V Badalati (Chairperson)
Councillor B Giegerl, OAM
Councillor C Hindi
Councillor A Istephan
Councillor J Jacovou
Councillor N Liu
Councillor S McMahon
Councillor D Perry
Councillor W Pickering
Councillor P Sansom
Councillor A Wagstaff
Councillor C Wong



Council Staff:

General Manager, Mr V Lampe
Director - Planning & Development, Mr B Daintry
Manager - Development Assessment, Mrs T Christy
Senior Development Assessment Officer, Ms L Locke
Senior Environmental Health & Building Surveyor, Mr M Alexander
Manager - Traffic, Mr O Wijayaratna
Office Team Leader, Mrs L Stephens


APOLOGIES

There were no apologies to record.


CONFIRMATION OF MINUTES

Development Assessment Committee Meeting - 3rd December, 2008

RESOLVED THAT the Minutes of the meeting of the Development Assessment Committee held on 3rd December, 2008, as previously circulated to each Councillor, be confirmed as a correct record.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr W Pickering)


ITEM DEFERRED AND WITHDRAWN FROM AGENDA

His Worship the Mayor, Councillor V Badalati, advised the following item has been deferred and withdrawn from the agenda:-

Item No: DAC002.04 - 09 56 BROADARROW ROAD, NARWEE - ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING TWO STOREY RETAIL AND RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT
(Report by Senior Development Assessment Officer, Ms L Locke) 07/DA-427



DISCLOSURE OF INTEREST

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

Councillor J Jacovou - Item DAC002.03-09 - 2/113 Boundary Road, Peakhurst - Change of Use to accommodate a recreation facility - martial arts training by virtue of performing legal work for the applicant.

NOTE: Councillor S McMahon requested it be noted that he had previously declared an interest in matters concerning 58A Penshurst Street, Penshurst when he was a director of the Penshurst RSL Club. As he is no longer a director of the club, he is not declaring an interest in Item DAC002.01-09 - 58A Penshurst Street, Penshurst.



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 - 09 DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - PEAKHURST WARD
(Report by Director - Planning and Development, Mr B Daintry)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.
(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr J Jacovou)


Item No: DAC001.01 - 09 68 MARINE DRIVE, OATLEY - CONSTRUCTION OF A BOATSHED WITH SHOWER AND BATHROOM AND A FIRST FLOOR RUMPUS ROOM AND VERANDAH, CONSTRUCTION OF SLIPRAILS AND RAMP AND CONSTRUCTION OF JETTY AND PONTOON
(Report by Manager - Development Assessment, Ms T Christy and Development Assessment Officer, Mr I Kokotovic) 08/DA-254

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved as a single storey only boatshed with flat roof, shower and bathroom, construction of sliprails and ramp and construction of jetty and pontoon, subject to conditions.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr J Jacovou)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), A Istephan, N Liu, B Giegerl, D Perry,
S McMahon, C Hindi, J Jacovou
Councillors against the Motion: C Wong, W Pickering, P Sansom
Councillors abstained from voting: A Wagstaff


Item No: DAC001.02 - 09 11/37 WOODLANDS AVENUE, LUGARNO - CONSTRUCTION OF PART TWO, PART THREE STOREY DWELLING HOUSE
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr P Nelson) 07/DA-412

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

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

1. The garage is to be set back 900mm from the boundary.

2. Excavation of the site is to be undertaken no closer than 900mm to the boundary.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr W Pickering)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl, D Perry,
S McMahon, C Hindi, J Jacovou, W Pickering, A Wagstaff, P Sansom
Councillors abstained from voting: A Istephan



Item No: DAC001.03 - 09 58 LLEWELLYN STREET, OATLEY - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING HOUSE, GARAGE AND POOL AND CONSTRUCTION OF NEW DWELLING HOUSE, GARAGE AND POOL
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr P Nelson) 08/DA-491

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

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

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr B Giegerl)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl, S McMahon,
J Jacovou, W Pickering, P Sansom
Councillors against the Motion: A Istephan, D Perry, C Hindi
Councillors abstained from voting: A Wagstaff



Item No: DAC001.04 - 09 21 COLERIDGE STREET, RIVERWOOD - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING HOUSE AND CONSTRUCTION OF FOUR ATTACHED TOWNHOUSES WITH BASEMENT PARKING
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr R Guirguis) 08/DA-445

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

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

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr A Istephan)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), A Istephan, C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl,
D Perry, S McMahon, C Hindi, J Jacovou, W Pickering, P Sansom
Councillors against the Motion: A Wagstaff


Item No: DAC001.05 - 09 SHOP 3/47-67 MULGA ROAD, OATLEY - FIT OUT AND USE OF TENANCY AS RETAIL PREMISES
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr R Guirguis) 08/DA-457

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report, and the following additional condition:-

1) That Council enforce Condition 25 of the Court Approved Development Consent (Appeal No 11591 of 2004) which reads as follows:-

(Moved Clr A Wagstaff/Seconded Clr S McMahon)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), A Istephan, C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl,
D Perry, S McMahon, C Hindi, J Jacovou, W Pickering, A Wagstaff, P Sansom

His Worship the Mayor advised that the decision was unanimous.



Item No: DAC002 - 09 DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - PENSHURST WARD
(Report by Director - Planning and Development, Mr B Daintry)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.
(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr B Giegerl)


MOTION:

That an objector who has not previously spoken on the matter be permitted to speak.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Hindi)


Item No: DAC002.01 - 09 58A PENSHURST STREET, PENSHURST - ALTERATIONS TO PENSHURST RSL CLUB TO INSTALL TWO NEW GAMING TERRACES FOR SMOKERS AT THE REAR
(Report by Manager - Development Assessment, Ms T Christy and Development Assessment Officer, Ms D Fellows) 08/DA-93

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report.
(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr B Giegerl)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), A Istephan, N Liu, B Giegerl, D Perry,
S McMahon, C Hindi, J Jacovou,W Pickering, P Sansom
Councillors against the Motion: C Wong, A Wagstaff



Item No: DAC002.02 - 09 556 FOREST ROAD, PENSHURST - NEW RETAIL FRUIT AND VEGETABLE MARKET INCLUDING DELICATESSEN, OFFICE SPACE AND BASEMENT CAR PARKING
(Report by Manager - Development Assessment, Ms T Christy and Senior Development Assessment Officer, Ms A Aversa-Morassut ) 08/DA-119

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the Development Assessment Committee's decision of 3rd December, 2008 for approval of the application, subject to conditions, be confirmed.
(Moved Clr S McMahon/Seconded Clr B Giegerl )

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), C Wong, B Giegerl, S McMahon, W Pickering, P Sansom
Councillors against the Motion: A Istephan, N Liu, D Perry, C Hindi, J Jacovou, A Wagstaff

His Worship the Mayor used his casting vote and declared the decision CARRIED.


Item No: DAC002.03 - 09 2/113 BOUNDARY ROAD, PEAKHURST - CHANGE OF USE TO ACCOMMODATE A RECREATION FACILITY - MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Ms D Fellows) 08/DA-566

Interest: In accordance with interest declared, Councillor J Jacovou left the Chamber
during discussion and voting on this item.

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report, subject to the following additional wording to Condition 6(c):-

(Moved Clr S McMahon/Seconded Clr P Sansom)

Councillors for the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), A Istephan, C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl,
S McMahon, C Hindi,W Pickering, A Wagstaff, P Sansom
Councillors abstained from voting: D Perry
Councillors absent from meeting: J Jacovou



Item No: DAC002.04 - 09 56 BROADARROW ROAD, NARWEE - ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING TWO STOREY RETAIL AND RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT
(Report by Senior Development Assessment Officer, Ms L Locke) 07/DA-427

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

His Worship the Mayor advised that the application has been deferred.



Item No: DAC003 - 09 DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - HURSTVILLE WARD
(Report by Director - Planning and Development, Mr B Daintry)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.
(Moved Clr A Istephan/Seconded Clr J Jacovou)


Item No: DAC003.01 - 09 20 YOORAMI ROAD, BEVERLY HILLS - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING HOUSE AND SHED, AND CONSTRUCTION OF TWO STOREY DWELLING WITH GARAGE AND INGROUND SWIMMING POOL
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr I Kokotovic) 08/DA-521

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be granted a 'deferred commencement' consent in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr A Istephan/Seconded Clr J Jacovou)

Councillors for the Motion: A Istephan, C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl, D Perry, S McMahon,
J Jacovou, W Pickering, P Sansom
Councillors against the Motion: V Badalati (Mayor), C Hindi, A Wagstaff



Item No: DAC003.02 - 09 322-328 FOREST ROAD, HURSTVILLE - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING SHOPS (SOME CONTAIN HERITAGE ELEMENTS) AND REMOVAL OF STREET TREES
(Report by Senior Development Assessment Officer, Ms L Locke) 08/DA-581

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report, subject to the following amendment to Condition 8 in the report:-

8. Prior to the demolition of the Heritage Items at 234-328 Forest Road, the applicant is to submit to Hurstville City Council drawings to scale and a photographic record of the Heritage Items, in particular the parapet facade and a photographic record of the street frontage of the development area and its vicinity, in the format complying with the latest NSW Heritage Office guidelines.

(Moved Clr S McMahon/Seconded Clr C Hindi)

Councillors for the Motion:
V Badalati (Mayor), A Istephan, C Wong, N Liu, B Giegerl, D Perry, S McMahon, C Hindi,
J Jacovou, P Sansom
Councillors abstained from voting: A Wagstaff
Councillors absent from meeting: W Pickering


The meeting finished at 8.50 pm.


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CHAIRPERSON