Your Say Charles Sturt



Welcome to Your Say Charles Sturt.

Do you live, work or have an interest in Charles Sturt? Are you interested in having your views considered in Council decision making?

Your Say Charles Sturt is Council's dedicated community consultation website. It is designed so that you, and fellow community members, can contribute to some of the issues currently being considered by Council, from the comfort of your own home.

View the range of current consultation projects to see what’s going on, register your details with the site and then join the conversation. It’s that easy! We will keep you in the loop by sending a monthly newsletter providing an overview of current online consultation projects.

What's happening in January?

  • View the range of current consultations on Councils website

Keep up-to-date about Council events and programs via social media on facebook, twitter and Instagram. Use #CCSPics when taking photos in the area so that we can check them out. Other popular hashtags are #CCSDogs and #HenleySquare.

Just under 1,900 residents have gotten involved with Your Say Charles Sturt consultation projects to date.

Message from the Your Say team

What a huge year 2016 has been for consultation in the City of Charles Sturt. More than 23,000 people have visited the Your Say page. Over 12,000 people have participated in Council's consultation projects - approximately 12% of the adult population of our City.

Thanks to every single person who has contributed thoughts, ideas and personal time to our consultations this year. Your contribution is greatly appreciated.

Kind Regards - the Your Say team.



Welcome to Your Say Charles Sturt.

Do you live, work or have an interest in Charles Sturt? Are you interested in having your views considered in Council decision making?

Your Say Charles Sturt is Council's dedicated community consultation website. It is designed so that you, and fellow community members, can contribute to some of the issues currently being considered by Council, from the comfort of your own home.

View the range of current consultation projects to see what’s going on, register your details with the site and then join the conversation. It’s that easy! We will keep you in the loop by sending a monthly newsletter providing an overview of current online consultation projects.

What's happening in January?

  • View the range of current consultations on Councils website

Keep up-to-date about Council events and programs via social media on facebook, twitter and Instagram. Use #CCSPics when taking photos in the area so that we can check them out. Other popular hashtags are #CCSDogs and #HenleySquare.

Just under 1,900 residents have gotten involved with Your Say Charles Sturt consultation projects to date.

Message from the Your Say team

What a huge year 2016 has been for consultation in the City of Charles Sturt. More than 23,000 people have visited the Your Say page. Over 12,000 people have participated in Council's consultation projects - approximately 12% of the adult population of our City.

Thanks to every single person who has contributed thoughts, ideas and personal time to our consultations this year. Your contribution is greatly appreciated.

Kind Regards - the Your Say team.

  • What’s on at Council on Monday 23 January 2017

    1 day ago
    Chamber_sm

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 23 January, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Coast Park Terminus Street to Third Avenue
    • Quarterly review of Confidential Orders
    • Delegations under the Local Nuisance and Litter Control Act
    • Real Property Act – Electronic Conveyancing
    • Easement for SA Power Networks
    • Encumbrances in West Beach, Bowden and Grange
    • Waterproofing the West – West Lakes Golf Club Land
    • St Clair Recreation Precinct - Consultation and Funding Strategy
    • ... Continue reading

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 23 January, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Coast Park Terminus Street to Third Avenue
    • Quarterly review of Confidential Orders
    • Delegations under the Local Nuisance and Litter Control Act
    • Real Property Act – Electronic Conveyancing
    • Easement for SA Power Networks
    • Encumbrances in West Beach, Bowden and Grange
    • Waterproofing the West – West Lakes Golf Club Land
    • St Clair Recreation Precinct - Consultation and Funding Strategy
    • Operation Bounce Back – Offer of Funding
    • Nominations for the Local Government Advisory Committee and State Records Council

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • Seaton Girls Calisthenics Club
    • Vietnamese Community in Australia
    • Grange Uniting Netball Club
    • St Michael’s College
    • Canoe South Australia
    • Delfin Island Neighbourhood Watch
    • Italian Home Delivered Meals and Services
    • Ukrainian Community School
    • Art N Heart

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Councils website.

    All welcome!


  • Point Malcolm Consultation Update

    about 1 month ago
    Point_malcolm

    In September we asked people about Point Malcolm to help inform the of upgrade of the reserve and to ensure it meets the needs of a wide range of park visitors. We heard that people want Point Malcolm to be a place for both active pursuits and relaxation.

    A report was presented at Council on Monday 28 November outlining the consultation findings. Council endorsed the report and recommended that the project proceeds to detailed design, procurement and construction. The upgrade will commence in 2017.

    You can read the report here.

    In September we asked people about Point Malcolm to help inform the of upgrade of the reserve and to ensure it meets the needs of a wide range of park visitors. We heard that people want Point Malcolm to be a place for both active pursuits and relaxation.

    A report was presented at Council on Monday 28 November outlining the consultation findings. Council endorsed the report and recommended that the project proceeds to detailed design, procurement and construction. The upgrade will commence in 2017.

    You can read the report here.

  • What’s on at Council on Monday 12 December 2016

    about 1 month ago
    Chamber_sm

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 12 December, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards 2016
    • Automatic Property Franchise Electoral Roll and Campaign Donation Form
    • Ombudsman Audit into Local Government Internal Review of Council Decisions Procedures
    • Whole Street Planting 2017
    • Asset Management Services Capital Works and Operating Program Variation Report
    • Storm Damage
    • West Beach Rock Sea Wall
    • Extension of St Clair Housing Affordability Fund

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 12 December, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards 2016
    • Automatic Property Franchise Electoral Roll and Campaign Donation Form
    • Ombudsman Audit into Local Government Internal Review of Council Decisions Procedures
    • Whole Street Planting 2017
    • Asset Management Services Capital Works and Operating Program Variation Report
    • Storm Damage
    • West Beach Rock Sea Wall
    • Extension of St Clair Housing Affordability Fund

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • West Lakes Combined Probus Club
    • Grange Baptist Church
    • Lakes Sports and Community Club
    • West Beach Surf Life Saving Club
    • International Mirror Class Association of SA Inc
    • Ideas for Adelaide Inc
    • West Lakes Combined Probus Club

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Audit Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Councils website.

    All welcome!


  • MJ McInerney Reserve Upgrade

    2 months ago
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    What's your MJ McInerney Reserve Experience?

    Council has identified MJ McInerney Reserve within its long term financial plan for upgrade in the 2017/18 financial year and we want to hear about your McInerney Reserve experience.

    Are you a dog walker, a picnicker, an event organiser or a playground lover? We would love to understand how you currently use McInerney Reserve and what the opportunities are in the future.

    To get involved, complete the online survey or share your McInerney Reserve experience

    What's your MJ McInerney Reserve Experience?

    Council has identified MJ McInerney Reserve within its long term financial plan for upgrade in the 2017/18 financial year and we want to hear about your McInerney Reserve experience.

    Are you a dog walker, a picnicker, an event organiser or a playground lover? We would love to understand how you currently use McInerney Reserve and what the opportunities are in the future.

    To get involved, complete the online survey or share your McInerney Reserve experience
  • Bowden Parking Plan

    2 months ago
    Bowden

    Bowden is a changing neighborhood, which is impacting on car parking.

    The City of Charles Sturt has engaged Tonkin Consulting, URPS and Aspect Studios to prepare a Parking Plan for the suburb of Bowden and sections of Hindmarsh and Brompton that border it.

    What is your experience of parking in Bowden? Go here to join the conversation.


    Bowden is a changing neighborhood, which is impacting on car parking.

    The City of Charles Sturt has engaged Tonkin Consulting, URPS and Aspect Studios to prepare a Parking Plan for the suburb of Bowden and sections of Hindmarsh and Brompton that border it.

    What is your experience of parking in Bowden? Go here to join the conversation.


  • What's being considered at Council on Monday 14 November?

    2 months ago
    Chamber_sm

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 14 November, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Recognition of Years of Service
    • Update on City of Charles Sturt Award Recipients
    • Torrens Rail Junction Project Presentation
    • Review of Council Committee Structure
    • Appointment of Council Members to the Development Assessment Panel
    • Local Government Association Board Election for Metropolitan Representatives
    • Road Name Changes – Matters Walk to Muriel Matters Walk and Road in Kidman Park
    • Prudential Review Coast Park Project

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 14 November, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Recognition of Years of Service
    • Update on City of Charles Sturt Award Recipients
    • Torrens Rail Junction Project Presentation
    • Review of Council Committee Structure
    • Appointment of Council Members to the Development Assessment Panel
    • Local Government Association Board Election for Metropolitan Representatives
    • Road Name Changes – Matters Walk to Muriel Matters Walk and Road in Kidman Park
    • Prudential Review Coast Park Project

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • Challa Gardens Primary School
    • Somali Bantu Community Association of Australia
    • SCOSA
    • St Mary’s Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church
    • Prostate Cancer Foundation

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Audit Committee
    • Corporate Services Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Councils website.

    All welcome!

  • Croydon Link Masterplan

    2 months ago
    Cycling_kids

    The City of Charles Sturt is developing a Masterplan for the ‘Croydon Link’ between Port Road and Torrens Road in West Croydon.

    The Croydon Link consists of Croydon Avenue, Garnet Street and Croydon Avenue Reserve. It plays an important role in providing walking, cycling and vehicular access to a range of destinations.

    The project involves collaboration between Council, its consultant team and the local community, to create a vision for Croydon Link that will support the use and activity within the Croydon Link now and into the future.

    How do you think walking and cycling connections could be improved in the area? We welcome your ideas!

    Go here for more information.

    The City of Charles Sturt is developing a Masterplan for the ‘Croydon Link’ between Port Road and Torrens Road in West Croydon.

    The Croydon Link consists of Croydon Avenue, Garnet Street and Croydon Avenue Reserve. It plays an important role in providing walking, cycling and vehicular access to a range of destinations.

    The project involves collaboration between Council, its consultant team and the local community, to create a vision for Croydon Link that will support the use and activity within the Croydon Link now and into the future.

    How do you think walking and cycling connections could be improved in the area? We welcome your ideas!

    Go here for more information.

  • What's on at Council on Monday 24 October 2016

    3 months ago
    Chamber_sm

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 24 October, 8pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Road.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Open Space Water and Irrigation Strategy
    • Road Closure – Portion of Scammelliane, Hindmarsh
    • Road Closure for Event – Feast Festival Street Party Event – Elizabeth Street, Croydon
    • Proposed 40KM/H Precinct speed limit in West Croydon and Kilkenny
    • Adaptwest Plan (Western Adelaide Region Climate Change Adaptation Plan)
    • State Government Funding Application – Jubilee Reserve

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 24 October, 8pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Road.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Open Space Water and Irrigation Strategy
    • Road Closure – Portion of Scammelliane, Hindmarsh
    • Road Closure for Event – Feast Festival Street Party Event – Elizabeth Street, Croydon
    • Proposed 40KM/H Precinct speed limit in West Croydon and Kilkenny
    • Adaptwest Plan (Western Adelaide Region Climate Change Adaptation Plan)
    • State Government Funding Application – Jubilee Reserve

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • Adelaide Phoenix Dragon Boat Club Incorporated
    • Woodville Glengarry Tennis Club Incorporated
    • Challa Gardens Primary School

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Corporate Services Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Council's website.

    All welcome!


  • What’s on at Council on Monday 10 October 2016

    4 months ago
    Chamber_sm

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 10 October, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • City of Charles Sturt Award Recipients
    • Community Care Sector Reforms
    • Local Government Risk Services Special Distribution
    • Tennyson Dunes Working Group – proxy nomination
    • Road Closure for Event – Portion of Main Street Henley Beach
    • Request for Council Sign and Seal Certificate of Consent for former Council Depot Site in Westlakes

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • Rotary Club of Charles Sturt, Grange Incorporated
    • Combined Probus Club of Woodville South
    • Community Neighbours George Avenue, Allenby Gardens
    • Wheelchair Sports Association of SA
    • Zahra Foundation Australia
    • Probus Club of West Beach
    • Kilkenny Primary School

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Corporate Services Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Council's website.

    All welcome!


    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 10 October, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • City of Charles Sturt Award Recipients
    • Community Care Sector Reforms
    • Local Government Risk Services Special Distribution
    • Tennyson Dunes Working Group – proxy nomination
    • Road Closure for Event – Portion of Main Street Henley Beach
    • Request for Council Sign and Seal Certificate of Consent for former Council Depot Site in Westlakes

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • Rotary Club of Charles Sturt, Grange Incorporated
    • Combined Probus Club of Woodville South
    • Community Neighbours George Avenue, Allenby Gardens
    • Wheelchair Sports Association of SA
    • Zahra Foundation Australia
    • Probus Club of West Beach
    • Kilkenny Primary School

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Corporate Services Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Council's website.

    All welcome!


  • What's being considered at Council on 26 September?

    4 months ago
    Chamber_sm

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 26 September, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Deputations will be received regarding a tree on Somerset Reserve.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Christmas/New Year office and library operating hours
    • Local Government finance election for the board of trustees
    • Boundary adjustment review feedback
    • New road names in Bowden urban village

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • The Society of St Hilarion
    • Henley Community Garden
    • The Korea and South East Asia Forces Association of Australia Incorporated
    • Woodville Croquet Club

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Asset Management Committee
    • City Services Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Councils website.

    All welcome!

    The next Council meeting will be held on Monday 26 September, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Deputations will be received regarding a tree on Somerset Reserve.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Christmas/New Year office and library operating hours
    • Local Government finance election for the board of trustees
    • Boundary adjustment review feedback
    • New road names in Bowden urban village

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:

    • The Society of St Hilarion
    • Henley Community Garden
    • The Korea and South East Asia Forces Association of Australia Incorporated
    • Woodville Croquet Club

    Minutes will be received from the following committee meetings:

    • Asset Management Committee
    • City Services Committee

    Community members are invited to attend Council and listen to Council members deliberations from the gallery.

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Councils website.

    All welcome!