General Public Notices

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Short-Term Licence granted

Blue Mountains City Council being the owner, manager and/or controller for the whole or part of the land being Crown Reserve 1002868 and Crown Reserve D500925 situated at 44-50 Echo Point Road, Katoomba and 101 Cliff Drive Katoomba respectively, has granted a short-term licence to Nutopia Pty Ltd from 5am Thursday, 8 October to 9pm Friday, 9 October 2020.
The Licensee shall have use of the areas shown in the diagram for filming (as defined in the Local Government Act 1993, SEPP 4 & Crown Land Management Act 2016).
Pedestrian Access Control will be in place, at the locations shown, from 8am to 6pm on Friday, 9 October 2020.

For more information download the notification

Commencement of updated Blue Mountains City-Wide Local Infrastructure Contributions Plan

At the 30 June Council meeting the updated Blue Mountains City-Wide Local Infrastructure Contributions Plan was adopted by Council.

As per the requirements of Division 3 Clause 31 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 this contributions plan commences on the date of the publication of this public notice, 24 July 2020.

Information on developer contributions and a copy of the update City-wide Contributions Plan can be found here.

Local Planning Panel (LPP) Meeting

Please see this page for meeting dates and further information about the panel please click here

The agenda and determinations are published online. 

Load Limit in place for rail bridge on Wilson Way, Blaxland

Sydney Trains has placed an interim 19 tonne load limit on the rail bridge on Wilson Way, Blaxland. The interim load limit will be in place pending the outcome of a detailed engineering review to be conducted by Sydney Trains (date unknown).

Council will be installing 19 tonne load limit signage at the approaches to the bridge in accordance with Section 115 of the Roads Act 1993.  This load limit will preclude any vehicle over 19 tonne from using this bridge, effective from the date on which the signage is erected. 

Further information: contact Council’s Program Leader Civil and Traffic, Tony Moore on 4780 5000.

Alternate route information:

  • Potential Alternative Route 1 - via Railway Pde Warrimoo - download map
  • Potential Alternative Route 2 - via Layton Ave, Wilson Way Blaxland - download map
    • Potential Alternative Route 3 - via Hare St Glenbrook - download map

Blue Mountains City Council’s Oval Spraying Operations Announcement 

During August, September, October & November 2020, Council’s Sporting Ovals Section will be spraying broad leaf weeds, grasses & insects on the following Oval’s:
  
Lapstone oval, Knapsack ovals, Blaxland ovals, Warrimoo ovals, Summerhayes ovals, Tom Hunter oval, using the herbicides, Penmag, Active Constituent: 960 g/L S-Metolachior. Destiny Herbicide, Active Constituent: 100 g/kg iodosulfuron-methyl-sodium. Meridian Insecticide, Active Constituent: 250 g/kg Thiamethoxam. Bow & Arrow Herbicide, Active Constituents: 20 g/L Clopyralid, 15 g/L Diflufenican, 300 g/L MCPA. Columbus Insecticide, Active Constituent: 250 g/L Thiamethoxam. Spearhead Herbicide, Active Constituent: 15 g/L Difluenican, 20 g/L Clopyralid, 300 g/L MCPA. 
 

During September 2020, Council’s Open Space and Recreation Section will be spraying broad leaf weeds at the following Park:

Glenbrook Park: using the herbicides Destiny Herbicide, Active Constituent: 100 g/kg iodosulfuron-methyl-sodium. Bow & Arrow Herbicide, Active Constituents: 20 g/L Clopyralid, 15 g/L Diflufenican, 300 g/L MCPA. 
This spraying will only take place if the weather permits. Any enquiries regarding these activities please contact Blue Mountains City Council on 4780 5000.
 

During September & October 2020, Council’s Sporting Ovals Section will be spraying broad leaf weeds including Bindi-eye on the following Oval’s.

Glenbrook oval, Lomatia oval, Pitt Park ovals, Murray oval, Leura oval, Peter Carroll oval, Melrose oval Katoomba Showground and Browntown oval using the herbicides, Destiny Herbicide, Active Constituent: 100 g/kg iodosulfuron-methyl-sodium. Cutlass 500, Active Constituent: 500 g/L Dicamba. 
 

This spraying will only take place if the weather permits. Any enquiries regarding these activities please contact Blue Mountains City Council on 4780 5000.