Planning application at 211 Scarborough Beach Road, Mount Hawthorn, WA, 6016

Sally Wright sent a message to Emma Michelle Cole.

To
Emma Michelle Cole
From
Sally Wright
Subject
Planning application at 211 Scarborough Beach Road, Mount Hawthorn, WA, 6016
Date
Jan. 25, 2017, 9:08 a.m.
I would be very concerned if this proposal was approved. It concerns me that there is already increasing traffic congestion at this intersection. It is very close to the very busy full local primary school and day care. I am concerned for the safety of children and parents.
I am also concerned at the blight it would have on the streets cape which the council and local residents have worked so hard to achieve.
Surely there are enough service stations in the local area e.g. Puma Main St, BP Charles St, Caltex Harbourne St.

From Sally Wright to local councillor Emma Michelle Cole

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Sally Wright posted this message to you on PlanningAlerts in response to the following planning application.

Your reply, and any other response to this email, will be sent to Sally Wright and posted on the PlanningAlerts website publicly.

Planning Application for 211 Scarborough Beach Road, Mount Hawthorn, WA, 6016

Description: Proposed Demolition of Existing Buildings Construction of Service Station and Shop

Read more and see what others have to say here:
https://www.planningalerts.org.au/applications/768928?utm_campaign=view-application&utm_medium=email&utm_source=councillor-notifications

Best wishes,

PlanningAlerts
From
Emma Michelle Cole
Date
Jan. 26, 2017, 10:09 a.m.
Dear Sally

Thank you for your comment.

I share community concern over the location of the proposed service station and will not support the proposal. I understand it once was a motorbike repair shop with petrol bowsers, but this is the past and not the future. A service station would not be a good outcome considering proximity to a high population primary school and the childcare centre with its outdoor playspace facing to the street.

I am surprised to see an application for a service station at this location. A recent development for a car wash on the same site caused very similar community concerns around traffic safety and was withdrawn prior to making it to Council for determination.

The development application is an "AA" use which requires Council to exercise discretion, rather than simply being a permitted use. Council Members don't have a role in determining which, and when, applications are advertised, as this function is carried out by Administration who are obligated to advertise development applications prior to making a recommendation to Council.

I'll ask the Vincent Development Services staff when this application is likely to be considered by Council, and will let you know. I would be very happy to meet with concerned residents about the application.
Best regards

Emma Cole
Councillor - North Ward
City of Vincent

Tel: 0407 427 588
Web: www.vincent.wa.gov.au<http://www.vincent.wa.gov.au>

On 25 Jan 2017, at 5:07 pm, Sally Wright <<mailto:>> wrote:

I would be very concerned if this proposal was approved. It concerns me that there is already increasing traffic congestion at this intersection. It is very close to the very busy full local primary school and day care. I am concerned for the safety of children and parents.
I am also concerned at the blight it would have on the streets cape which the council and local residents have worked so hard to achieve.
Surely there are enough service stations in the local area e.g. Puma Main St, BP Charles St, Caltex Harbourne St.

From Sally Wright to local councillor Emma Michelle Cole

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Sally Wright posted this message to you on PlanningAlerts in response to the following planning application.

Your reply, and any other response to this email, will be sent to Sally Wright and posted on the PlanningAlerts website publicly.

Planning Application for 211 Scarborough Beach Road, Mount Hawthorn, WA, 6016

Description: Proposed Demolition of Existing Buildings Construction of Service Station and Shop

Read more and see what others have to say here:
https://www.planningalerts.org.au/applications/768928?utm_campaign=view-application&utm_medium=email&utm_source=councillor-notifications

Best wishes,

PlanningAlerts
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