Councillor Don Palmer Providing Local Leadership & Working for You

Representation Review is “Finally” Complete

I say the Representation Review is “Finally” Complete because we thought we might be way back in April. As I indicated in my blog post of April 1, we must review the representation of our Council. The Local Government Act forces us every 8 years to do this. This is a...

Demolition does not require approval anymore.

Without knowing demolition does not require approval anymore, we figured we won the war earlier this year. The war against an inappropriate change in zoning in Black Forest and Clarence Park (west). We did, but little did we realise that hidden away in the detail,...

Where to go if Council can’t help you.

Where do you go if Council can’t help you? Two days ago I provided a list of things that might cause you concern about developments next door. Yesterday I followed this up with an explanation of where you can obtain assistance from Council. Accordingly, today I...

Unley Oval Stage II is a goer.

After a lengthy but persistent search for outside government funding, Unley Oval Stage II is a goer. Council has been seeking additional funding for quite some time now. The value of the project is $ 4.5m, with funding of $ 2.53m secured. This includes Federal Grant...