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COUNCIL MEETING DATES
The Shire of Chapman Valley hereby gives public notice of its Ordinary Council meeting for 2015:
- 14 October 2015 - Change of Date
- 19 October 2015 - Special Council Meeting (Swearing in of new Councillors)
- 18 November 2015
- 16 December 2015
CHAPMAN VALLEY COMMUNITY GROWTH FUND
The Shire of Chapman Valley are once again offering the Community Growth Fund for projects and activities that benefit the area of Chapman Valley. Application forms and Guidelines which are now available. Applications need to be submitted by the 9th October while projects need to be completed prior to 30th June 2016. Please contact Community Development Officer, Nicole Batten with any questions and to discuss your project. 99205011
Borrow Box E-Books - The most popular Australian and international ebooks and eAudiobooks are now available to Nabawa and Yuna Public Library patrons. Contact the Nabawa or Yuna library for login details as they are specific to each person. Click here
Zinio Online Magazine Library - Over 300 free online magazines are availabe to read from your computer, iphone or tablet such as the current 4wd Action, Home Beautiful, Womens Weekly, Top Gear, Better Homes & Gardens, Digital Photography, Donna Hay, Horses & People and many more. Contact the Nabawa or Yuna library for login details as they are specific to each person. Click here
CHANGE OF PROHIBITED BURNING PERIOD
In accordance with Section 18.5 of the Bush Fires Act, 1954, the Shire of Chapman Valley wishes to advise that they are modifying their Prohibited Burning Period.
The Prohibited Burning period will be bought forward from 21 October to 7 October 2015 due to the early dry period being experienced and high fuel levels.
If you have any queries please contact the Shire's Senior Ranger on (08) 99205011
HOWATHARRA FIRE SHED
The new Howatharra Fire Shed officially opened 23 September 2015
OFFICE OPENING HOURS
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CHAPMAN VALLEY HISTORICAL MUSEUM - NANSON
SoCV LOCAL PLANNING SCHEME NO. 2 - AMENDMENT NO. 1 (Proposed rezoning of Lot 9 Chapman Valley Road, Narra Tarra from "Rural" to "Rural Smallholding")
The Shire of Chapman Valley is in receipt of an application seeking to rezone Lot 9 Chapman Valley Road, Narra Tarra from the 'General Farming' zone to the 'Rural Smallholding' zone, to allow for the later subdivision of the property into 2 lots.
A Copy of the Scheme Amendment No.1 documentation to elaborate upon this matter can be viewed by clicking here.
The applicant has prepared an Indicative Subdivision Guide Plan (included with the Scheme Amendment documentation) proposing that Lot 9 be subdivided into 2 lots as divided by the tributary line should the land be rezoned from 'Rural' to 'Rural Smallholding'.
This Scheme Amendment is available for inspection in order to provide opportunity for public comment and it should not be construed that final approval will be granted.
Submissions on the rezoning application may be made in writing on the enclosed Form No. 4 and must be lodged with the CEO of the Shire of Chapman Valley on or before 4.00pm Tuesday 3 November 2015.
Should you have any queries in relation to this matter please do not hesitate to contact the Shire office on (08) 9920 5011
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS
North East Ward - In accordance with Section 4.55 of the Local Government Act 1995, at close of nominations the number of candidates was equal to the number of offices to be filled. Accordingly all candidates were elected unopposed. Anthony Farrell, Pauline Forrester and Trevor Royce were elected unopposed - expiry of term 19 October 2019
South West Ward - 1 Councillor - 4 Year Term
CANDIDATES - Darren Cole & Peter Humphrey
YUNA MULTIPURPOSE COMMUNITY CENTRE & EAST BOWES ROAD
East Bowes Road and the Yuna Multipurpose Community Centre officially opened 11 September 2015.