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tonyhSun, 01/07/2012 - 3:45pm

Surveillance cameras are being used in the Shire to capture acts of illegal dumping. I was briefed by Amy McKey, Waste Management Co-ordinator, and David Oates, Council Ranger, last Friday (29/06/2012) on the latest initiative being taken to identify and prosecute those who choose to dump their rubbish in our 'back yards'.

Small and very discrete surveillance cameras are being set up in known hot spots. They have already been used here in the Cove area. The Council is eager to get some prosecutions under its belt to get the message out that dumping will not be tolerated....

Sea Wall FailuretonyhSun, 01/07/2012 - 3:28pm
An example of sea wall failure

At a council meeting with the community at Hawks Nest last November, NACRA put a question to Lisa Schiff, GLC Director of Planning, about the coastal erosion along our foreshore in North Arm Cove. Some waterfront property sea walls and gardens are disappearing because of wave action and poor storm water drainage in the street (resulting in excessive subsurface and surface water run-off).

Lisa Schiff was asked, " Property owners with waterfront blocks – how do they know what they can and can’t do to protect their blocks from erosion? What legislation must they be aware of and who...

lenyMon, 28/05/2012 - 12:48pm

Concerns, that the North Arm Cove community’s long felt need for improved water access has not been addressed, feature strongly in NACRA's response to Council's draft recreational boating strategy document.

The Community Association's response highlights some of the omissions and misunderstandings in the report and seeks meetings with Council prior to the draft being formally adopted.

The NACRA response is attached below.

dougkWed, 16/05/2012 - 12:00pm

Great Lakes Council has placed its draft Recreation Boating Infrastructure Strategy on public exhibition inviting comments and submissions which must be received by Council by 25 th May. This is an important document as the plan will determine expenditure priorities for the future. The North Arm Cove Residents Association is currently preparing a response.

The full document may be downloaded from:

Section 2.0 of the document begins:

Great Lakes Council has provided...

March 16dougkFri, 16/03/2012 - 6:59pm
Roofing work

North Arm Cove locals are keenly watching the construction of the long-awaited pergola adjacent to the Community Hall.


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