Minutes of the Regional Development Committee



Meeting Date:    Monday, 14 November 2016

Location:            Council Chambers, City Administrative Centre, Bridge Road, Nowra

Time:                   4.00pm



The following members were present:


Clr Amanda Findley - Chairperson

Clr Joanna Gash

Clr John Wells

Clr Nina Cheyne

Clr Greg Watson

Clr Mark Kitchener

Clr Bob Proudfoot


Others present:

Tim Fletcher – Director Planning and Development

Ben Stewart – Director Asset and Works

Cathy Bern – Section Manager Development Services

Nicholas Cavallo – Senior Development Planner

Jessica Rippon – Executive Manager Communications

Martin Upitis – Section Manager Asset Management




Apologies / Leave of Absence

RESOLVED (Clr Cheyne / Clr Gash)

Apologies have been received from Clr Pakes, Clr White and Russ Pigg. Clr Alldrick is a leave of absence.





Confirmation of the Minutes

RESOLVED (Clr Wells / Clr Cheyne)

That the Minutes of the meeting of the Regional Development Committee held on Tuesday 9 August 2016 be confirmed.




Declarations of Interest




RD16.1  Regional Development Application – Multi storey carpark - Lawrence Ave / Worrigee St / Berry St, Nowra: Stephanie Gates - Chairman of the Berry Court Owners Corporation





RD16.1       Regional Development Application – Multi storey carpark - Lawrence Ave / Worrigee St / Berry St, Nowra

HPERM Ref: D16/351341

Recommendation (Item to be determined under delegated authority)

The report is submitted for consideration.

RESOLVED (Clr Wells / Clr Findley)

That Councillors support the staff recommendation to the Joint Regional Planning Panel (JRPP) Southern Regional recommending conditional approval and advise the JRPP accordingly.


For:            Clr Findley, Clr Cheyne, Clr Gash, Clr Kitchener, Clr Proudfoot and Clr Wells

Against:    Clr Watson




There being no further business, the meeting concluded, the time being 4.56pm.



Clr Findley