ORANGE CITY COUNCIL

 

MINUTES OF THE

Environmental Sustainability Policy Committee

HELD IN Council Chamber, Civic Centre, Byng Street, Orange

ON 4 June 2019

COMMENCING AT 8.20pm


 1      Introduction

Attendance

Cr M Previtera (Chairperson), Cr R Kidd (Mayor), Cr S Romano (Deputy Mayor), Cr K Duffy, Cr J Hamling, Cr J McRae, Cr T Mileto, Cr S Munro, Cr S Nugent Cr M Previtera, Cr G Taylor, Cr J Whitton

Acting General Manager, Acting Director Corporate and Commercial Services, Acting Director Development Services, Director Community, Recreation and Cultural Services, Director Technical Services, Governance Coordinator, Manager Corporate and Community Relations, Manager Engineering Services

 

APOLOGIES AND LEAVE OF ABSENCE

 

RESOLVED - 19/301                                                                           Cr S Munro/Cr J Hamling

That the apologies be accepted from Cr R Turner for the Environmental Sustainability Policy Committee of Orange City Council on 4 June 2019.

 

1.1     DECLARATION OF PECUNIARY INTERESTS, SIGNIFICANT NON-PECUNIARY INTERESTS AND LESS THAN SIGNIFICANT NON-PECUNIARY INTERESTS

Cr M Previtera declared a less than significant non-pecuniary interest in item 3.1 (Southern Lights) as an employee of Essential Energy.

 

2       Committee Minutes

2.1     Minutes of the Tidy Towns Community Committee - 1 May 2019

TRIM Reference:        2019/1013

RESOLVED - 19/302                                                                            Cr S Nugent/Cr S Munro

That Council resolves:

1        To acknowledge the reports presented to the Tidy Towns Community Committee at its meeting held on 1 May 2019.

 

 

3       General Reports

3.1     Southern Lights

TRIM Reference:        2019/955

Cr M Previtera declared a less than significant non-pecuniary interest in this item as an employee of Essential Energy and will remain in the Chamber during the item.

RESOLVED - 19/303                                                                              Cr R Kidd/Cr J Whitton

That Council resolves to:

1       Note the report on the Southern Lights Project;

2       Provide, in principle, support for Central NSW Joint Organisation in seeking funding to progress the replacement of Council’s existing street lights with smart-enabled LED lighting; and

3       Monitor the timeframe from Essential Energy for the Bulk Lamp Replacement for street lights.

 

 

 

The Meeting Closed at 8.25PM.