Minutes of the Shoalhaven Traffic Committee

 

 

Meeting Date:     Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Location:            Jervis Bay Rooms, City Administrative Centre, Bridge Road, Nowra

Time:                   9.30am

 

 

The following members were present:

 

Mr Daniel Dunstan - Convenor

Mr Alan Trass

Mr Stuart Coughlan

Ms Amy Thomson

Clr Patricia White

 

Others present:

Mr Tom Dimec

Mr Andrew Lissenden - RMS

 

  

 

Apologies / Leave of Absence

 

Apologies were received from Mr Mick Tebbutt

 

 

Confirmation of the Minutes

RESOLVED (By consent)

That the Minutes of the Traffic Committee held on Tuesday 12 September 2017 be confirmed.

CARRIED

 

 

 

Business Arising from Previous Minutes

 

Nil

 

 

Reports of the Convenor

 

TC17.73     No Stopping Zone - Intersection North St and Kalang Ave, Ulladulla (PN 3430)

HPERM Ref: D17/328865

Recommendation

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of a 31m (approx.) No Stopping zone on the northern side of North Street, east of the Kalang Avenue intersection, Ulladulla, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/75.

 

Recommendation (By consent)

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of a 31m (approx.) No Stopping zone on the northern side of North Street, east of the Kalang Avenue intersection, Ulladulla, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/75.

CARRIED

 

 

TC17.74     Proposed No Stopping Zone - Coomea Street Bomaderry (PN 3435)

HPERM Ref: D17/329420

Recommendation

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of a 21m (approx.) No Stopping zone across the rear car park exit of 73 Meroo Street, extending 6m north and south of the access, on the eastern side of Coomea Street, Bomaderry, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/76.

 

Recommendation (By consent)

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of a 21m (approx.) No Stopping zone across the rear car park exit of 73 Meroo Street, extending 6m north and south of the access, on the eastern side of Coomea Street, Bomaderry, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/76.

CARRIED

 

 

TC17.75     Proposed No Stopping Zone Extension - Parson St Ulladulla (PN 3436)

HPERM Ref: D17/329606

Recommendation

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the Installation of a 24m (approx.) No Stopping zone across the commercial car park access located on the southern side of Parson Street, Ulladulla, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/77.

 

Recommendation (By consent)

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the Installation of a 24m (approx.) No Stopping zone across the commercial car park access located on the southern side of Parson Street, Ulladulla, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/77.

CARRIED

 

 

TC17.76     Proposed Disabled Parking Space - River Rd Reserve Shoalhaven Heads (PN3438)

HPERM Ref: D17/329624

Recommendation

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of a dedicated parking space for people with disabilities and associated shared user zone in the wharf car park, River Road, Shoalhaven Heads as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/79.

 

Recommendation (By consent)

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of a dedicated parking space for people with disabilities and associated shared user zone in the wharf car park, River Road, Shoalhaven Heads as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/79.

CARRIED

 

 

TC17.77     Proposed Disabled Parking Space - Community Centre Car Park - Shoalhaven Heads Rd Shoalhaven Heads (PN3439)

HPERM Ref: D17/329643

Recommendation

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of three dedicated parking spaces for people with disabilities, and associated shared zones in the car park adjacent to the Shoalhaven Heads Community Centre, Shoalhaven Heads Road, Shoalhaven Heads, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/80.

 

Recommendation (By consent)

That the General Manager (Director Assets and Works) be requested to arrange for the installation of three dedicated parking spaces for people with disabilities, and associated shared zones in the car park adjacent to the Shoalhaven Heads Community Centre, Shoalhaven Heads Road, Shoalhaven Heads, as detailed in the attached plan TRAF2017/80.

CARRIED

 

 

 

GENERAL BUSINESS

 

TC17.78     Additional Item - Burrill Lake Bridge

 

Clr White enquired with staff in relation to whether people would be allowed to fish from the Bridge.

Staff’s response – Fishing would not be allowed from the Bridge and encouraged to fish from the pontoons provided.

 

 

TC17.79     Additional Item - Pedestrian Safety - Queen Street, Berry

 

Staurt Coughlan raised the issue of pedestrian safety in Queen Street, Berry now that the bypass has opened. The following points were raised:

·         Now that the bypass has opened, vehicles are travelling on queen street in excess of 40-50km/h

·         Pedestrians are crossing everywhere

·         Drivers are opening doors onto traffic

The CCB has discussed the issue and options with Gareth Ward, which crossings was ruled out.

The CCB has provided 3 options for discussion:

1.      Reducing the speed to 40km/h between Prince Alfred Street and Albany Street

RMS Response – Council will need to come up with traffic calming

Staff Response – once the hand over from RMS  is complete we can discuss further

2.      No right turn into Prince Alfred Street

Staff Response – an email was sent out in relation to this

3.      In the DCP (Berry) it is proposed for a roundabout at Alexandra Street

Staff Response - Staff can meet with you to discuss this

 

TC17.80     Additional Item - Works at Naval College Road

 

Alan Trass raised the issue of speed zones and traffic hazards near Naval College Road. The speed zones go back and forth between 60-80 km/h. a guard rail on the western side near Duck Creek is needed as well

 

Staff response: the Works are not yet complete and the guard rail has not been completed.

 

 

 

 

 

There being no further business, the meeting concluded, the time being 10.05am.

 

 

Daniel Dunstan

CONVENOR