Planning for Growth – Reports
Ordinary Meeting - 12 February 2014
2.4 153-163 LOCKWOOD ROAD, KANGAROO FLAT - STAGED SUBDIVISION OF LAND INTO 45 LOTS, THE REMOVAL OF NATIVE VEGETATION, AND ALTERATIONS TO A ROAD ZONE CATEGORY 1 (LOCKWOOD ROAD) Document Information Author
Stephen Wainwright, Co-ordinator Subdivisions
Prue Mansfield, Director Planning & Development
Summary/Purpose Application details:
Application No: Applicant: Land: Zoning: Overlays: No. of objections: Consultation meeting held: Key considerations: Conclusion:
Staged subdivision of land into 45 lots, the removal of native vegetation, and alterations to a Road Zone Category 1 (Lockwood Road) DS/845/2012 Dickson Hearn Pty Ltd 153-163 Lockwood Road, KANGAROO FLAT General Residential Zone (formerly Residential 1 Zone) Abuts a Road Zone Category 1 Nil 7 Yes - February and November 2013 Traffic. Relationship to industrial land. The site is zoned for residential purposes and is within Bendigo’s urban growth area. In this context the site’s proximity to industrial land is not a barrier to its residential subdivision. The proposed subdivision design responds appropriately to the site conditions. The existing street network can cater for the traffic generated by the subdivision and the proposed intersections with Lockwood Road and Wesley Street will be appropriately treated. The proposed subdivision is consistent with the objectives of the General Residential Zone and overall the proposal complies with the Planning Scheme. It is recommended that a permit be granted subject to conditions.