|Clean Up Australia Day 2005|
Sunday March 6 is Clean Up Australia Day. Council has organised special clean up sites around Bankstown where residents can participate in the day. For more information, please call (02) 9707 9440. So get involved and help put rubbish away for good.
|March is the month of Tennis!|
On 1st March 2005, Council will begin its exciting new Sport A Month program with March being the month of tennis. This program will be run in partnership with local sporting clubs and facilities and will involve a different sport being featured each month over the next 25 months. more
|Road, Footpath and Traffic Facility Update|
Council has budgeted almost $8m in 2004/2005 for infrastructure capital works projects. This means we will be constantly working on and rolling out projects to upgrade, revitalise and maintain the roads, footpaths and traffic facilities across the Bankstown Local Government area. more|
|Level two water restrictions now in place|
|The new restrictions, which commenced on Tuesday June 1, 2004 are: |
No hosing of lawns and gardens except hand-held hosing before 10am and after 4pm on Wednesday, Fridays and Sundays
No filling of new or renovated pools greater than 10,000 litres except with a permit from Sydney Water
No sprinklers or watering systems at any time
No hosing of hard surfaces including vehicles at any time
Find out more information from Sydney Water.
|Villawood Plans on Public Exhibition|
The Draft Local Environment Plan and Masterplan Development Application for the rezoning of land situated at 80 Miller Road, Villawood, will be on public display from January 19 - March 4, 2005. The proposed development of the land includes the construction of 183 dwellings. You can view the plans at Council�s Customer Service Centre, Upper Ground Floor, Civic Tower, 66-72 Rickard Rd, Bankstown and at Chester Hill Branch Library, 12 Chester Hill Rd, Chester Hill. Comments can be made and will only be accepted if they are received in writing. All comments are due by close of business on March 4, 2005. To coincide with the exhibition of the draft LEP and masterplan, there will be a community information and consultation day on Saturday February 12, 2005. Please call (02) 9964 9655 to register for the consultation day.