Willoughby South Local Centre - Draft Planning Strategy (Addition to Strategy)

The Willoughby South centre has been added to the draft Strategy in response to submissions received in relation to the Scenario testing of the 7 original centres . The consultants undertook a preliminary analysis and have now published a further specific study found here which is available for community feedback.

We invite you to;

REGISTER HERE to attend the Penshurst St/ Willoughby South Combined Design Roundtable [hurry, numbers are limited]

When: Thursday 4 April 6.30-8.00pm

Where: Willoughby Council Chambers, Level 6, 31 Victor St, Chatswood

Or

CALL INTO A DROP-IN SESSION focusing on the Penshurst St/ Willoughby Sth Local Centre

When: Saturday 30 March, 10.00am -12.00noon

Where: Uniting Church 10/12 Clanwilliam St, North Willoughby

For information about other Local Centre or Housing Roundtable events or drop-ins please click HERE.

Or

COMPLETE THE SURVEY BELOW From 5 February to extended closing date of Tuesday 30 April 2019.

Please take some time to review the Draft Local Centres Strategy 2036 to understand what changes are being proposed. In particular, Section 2.8 from page 60 to page 63 which focuses specifically on the Willoughby South Local Centre. You can also download a higher resolution [15MB].

You can choose to:

OPTION 1: Provide an overall response about your Local Centre section of the Draft Local Centre Strategy (1-2 mins). Simply answer the question about reviewing the strategy, then skip through to the final page to provide an overall response and complete the demographic questions to submit.

OPTION 2: Scan through and respond to any of the optional questions about various elements proposed for your Local Centre section of the Draft Local Centre Strategy (1-5 mins). This option will provide us with a more detailed understanding of community sentiment towards specific elements of the Strategy.

Note:

  • The demographic questions are required survey responses.
  • Agreement to the republication of a version of your submission is required in order to use your submission on Council's websites and in Council reports. Personal information will not be used.

Other Planning Strategies for Willoughby City

It’s important to consider the Draft Housing Strategy which explains the 20 year plan to guide future housing in Willoughby: the strategy identifies Local Centres as one of three focus areas for proposed zoning changes. You can complete a survey and find out about consultation events for the Draft Housing Strategy HERE]

You can also participate in any or all of the Draft Local Centre and Housing Strategy surveys, find out more about the drop-ins and register to attend any of the roundtable discussions from the Next Steps in Planning Strategies primary engagement page.

The Willoughby South centre has been added to the draft Strategy in response to submissions received in relation to the Scenario testing of the 7 original centres . The consultants undertook a preliminary analysis and have now published a further specific study found here which is available for community feedback.

We invite you to;

REGISTER HERE to attend the Penshurst St/ Willoughby South Combined Design Roundtable [hurry, numbers are limited]

When: Thursday 4 April 6.30-8.00pm

Where: Willoughby Council Chambers, Level 6, 31 Victor St, Chatswood

Or

CALL INTO A DROP-IN SESSION focusing on the Penshurst St/ Willoughby Sth Local Centre

When: Saturday 30 March, 10.00am -12.00noon

Where: Uniting Church 10/12 Clanwilliam St, North Willoughby

For information about other Local Centre or Housing Roundtable events or drop-ins please click HERE.

Or

COMPLETE THE SURVEY BELOW From 5 February to extended closing date of Tuesday 30 April 2019.

Please take some time to review the Draft Local Centres Strategy 2036 to understand what changes are being proposed. In particular, Section 2.8 from page 60 to page 63 which focuses specifically on the Willoughby South Local Centre. You can also download a higher resolution [15MB].

You can choose to:

OPTION 1: Provide an overall response about your Local Centre section of the Draft Local Centre Strategy (1-2 mins). Simply answer the question about reviewing the strategy, then skip through to the final page to provide an overall response and complete the demographic questions to submit.

OPTION 2: Scan through and respond to any of the optional questions about various elements proposed for your Local Centre section of the Draft Local Centre Strategy (1-5 mins). This option will provide us with a more detailed understanding of community sentiment towards specific elements of the Strategy.

Note:

  • The demographic questions are required survey responses.
  • Agreement to the republication of a version of your submission is required in order to use your submission on Council's websites and in Council reports. Personal information will not be used.

Other Planning Strategies for Willoughby City

It’s important to consider the Draft Housing Strategy which explains the 20 year plan to guide future housing in Willoughby: the strategy identifies Local Centres as one of three focus areas for proposed zoning changes. You can complete a survey and find out about consultation events for the Draft Housing Strategy HERE]

You can also participate in any or all of the Draft Local Centre and Housing Strategy surveys, find out more about the drop-ins and register to attend any of the roundtable discussions from the Next Steps in Planning Strategies primary engagement page.

UPDATED Survey - Willoughby South Local Centre

Please note that this survey has been updated to include additional planning concepts from independent urban designers. Changes include; updated proposed 'Key Ideas', a development scenario (Scenario 2) which extends beyond the current Local Environmental Plan (LEP) and Development Controls (DCP), and an Indicative Master Plan for Willoughby South. 

We encourage participants of the initial Willoughby South survey to also provide feedback on these key concepts for the local centre.   

Please note all submissions are public documents and may be made available or reproduced in Council reports. 

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Have you reviewed the Willoughby South section from page 60 to page 63 of the Draft Local Centres Strategy? HERE and the updated development planning concepts found in Willoughby South DRAFT Layout for Discussion HERE] * required

You can share your general feedback about the Willoughby South Section of Draft Local Centre Strategy and Willoughby South DRAFT Layout for Discussion, by skipping to question 3 (Q3). This will take 1-2minutes.

Our Planning Team would also appreciate your thoughts about key elements of this section of the draft Local Centres Strategy in Questions 1-2, this survey will take 2-4 minutes.

Please note:

• The demographic questions in question 5 are required survey responses. • Agreement to the republication of a version of your submission is required in order to use your submission on Council's websites and in Council reports. Personal details will not be included.

Q1. Do you support the following key direction suggestions outlined on page 61 of the draft Local Centres Strategy (Willoughby South section)?

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1.1 Retain existing B2 Local Centre zoning for the centre.
1.2 Introduce a minimum non-residential FSR control in B2 zone.
1.3 Introduce an active ground floor frontage control in the B2 zone.
1.4 Additional height and FSR permitted as an incentive for amalgamated sites offering improved public domain outcomes.

Q1.B Do you support the following Key Ideas (found on Page 5 of the Willoughby South DRAFT Layout for Discussion )?

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Key Idea 1 - Improvements for accessible open space areas

Key idea 1 accessible open space areas
Q1.5 Idea 1 - Improvements for accessible open space areas

Key Idea 2 Active Streetscape

Key idea 2 active streetscape
Q1.6 Idea 2 - Active Streetscape

Key Idea 3 Shop-top housing

Key idea 3 shop top housing
Q1.7 Idea 3 - Provide shop-top housing

Key Idea 4 Enhance laneway connections and servicing

Key idea 4 enhance laneway connections and servicing
Q1.8 Idea 4 - Enhance laneway connections and servicing
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