Gawler Community Plan 2014-2024 - page 20

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oenablegrowth to
occur ina sustainable
and integratedmanner,
thecommunity has
supportedaholistic
approach to town
planning, ensuring that development
is coordinated ina sustainablemanner
across thecouncil areaandwider region.
It is important tounderstand thatmany
planningdecisions arecurrently outside
thecontrol of theGawler Council. Actively
pursuing theVision in thisCommunityPlan
is essential tomaximise theability of the
Gawler community andCouncil tomanage
itsdestiny.
Asa resultofpopulation increaseover the
next15-25years, thedemand foradditional
infrastructureandaugmentedcommunity
serviceswill risesignificantly.Thiswill place
pressureonGawler’snatural andbuilt
environmentsand itssenseof identity.
Gawler Council is committed toworking
with thecommunity todeveloppolicies
andundertake initiatives toensure rural
areas are recognisedas an important part
of thegreaterGawler community.
Critical infrastructure requirements
identifiedby thecommunity andCouncil in
order tomeet current and futureprojected
needs include:
Gawler East LinkRoad -Gawler East to
MainNorthRoad
North-easternbypass –LyndochRoad
toSturt Highway
National BroadbandNetwork
electrificationof theGawler railway line
newor expanded sportinghubs
newor expandedentertainment
precincts
newor expandedhealthcare services
newor expandedarts andculturehub
increasedwalkingandcycling
pathways
tourism infrastructure including visitor
and tourist accommodation
improved stormwatermanagement
infrastructure – stormwater harvest and
reusecapabilities
improvedpublic transport – trains, bus
stops/routes, taxis
childand youth friendlyplaces
upgraded library services
upgraded InstituteandTownHall
Gawler’spopulation
andbusinessactivity
continues togrow.
Majordevelopment
andpopulationgrowth
isplannedwithin the
council areaaswell as
inneighbouringareas
to the south, eastand
north.Thiswill impact
on theprovisionof
infrastructureand
servicesneededwithin
Gawler.
OURgrowth
communityplan
2014-2024
Jade,MemberGawlerYouthAdvisoryCommittee
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