Development To Be Balanced With Community Benefits and expectations
Our location and lifestyle means their will be continued population growth in our city. Housing development needs to be of the right type and in the right location. Hirer population near transport hubs and existing hard infurstructure makes sense financially and in practical terms.
Protecting sensitive environmental areas and open space is enhanced by allowing sensible growth where people already live. New housing and infrastructure projects create jobs.
First home buyers, retirees, and families needs varied types of homes, offering choice of pricing location and local facilities as their individual needs change.
balanced development descions with reference to the overall community benefit and expectations along with the legislated planning regulations
Lobby for community and transport infrastructure from state and federal government to match existing and also new development such as Toondah Harbour.
Work closely with council officers, owners and builders to achieve the best possible outcome for all.
Ensure council consults regualry with the community regarding the development of housing, transport, recreation and community facilities.
Lobby for state and federal funds to assist Stradbroke Island in necessary sustainable tourism, business and other infrastructure.