Gawler 2013-14 Annual Report - page 25

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Town of GawlerAnnual Report 2013/14
introduction • summary •
strategicdirections
• statutory information • index
historicanduniquecharacter,whileat thesame
timeprovideadequateflexibility toencourage future
investment andongoingmaintenance.
Gawler hasavery richandproudheritageand the
local community recognise thisvalueandwant to
holdontoGawler’suniquecharacter by reinforcing
itsdistinctivenessandstrongpoint of difference.The
protectionofGawler’shistoricanduniquecharacter,
whilestill ensuringa level of flexibilityneeded to
attract and retain investment inbothhistoricandnewly
establishedareasof theCouncil hasbeen identifiedasa
critical issue inplanning for the long termsustainabilityof
our townshipandGreaterGawler.
FuturePlan - TownCharacterDevelopmentPlan
Amendment (DPA)
It isanticipated that theTownCharacterDPAwill be
substantiallyprogressedbyJune2015, followinga
comprehensivecommunityconsultationwithall key
stakeholders.
GawlerCulturalHeritageCollectionManagementPlan
TheGawlerCultural HeritageCollectionManagement
PlanwascommissionedalongwithanActionPlan to
deliver on the implementationand recommendations
of thePlan.TheGawlerCultural HeritageCollection is
considered tobeof national significance.
ThePlanalongwitha2013-2014ActionPlanwas
ratifiedbyCouncil on24September 2013.TheAction
plancontains21 recommendations for futureactionand
providesascheduleof prioritisedwork tobeundertaken,
the resource levels requiredandan implementation
schedule.Workon thisPlanhascommencedwitha
number of actionscompleted in2013/14.
FuturePlans -GawlerCulturalHeritageCollection
ManagementPlan
Tasks from theActionPlannot completed in2013/14,
will beaddressed throughout 2014/15byTownofGawler
staff, consultantsandkeystakeholders.Artworkcurrently
being restoredwill be returned in late2014 for public
exhibition.
FuturePlan
ReconciliationActionPlan
Council will commence the formal development of
theTownofGawlerReconciliationActionPlan (RAP)
during2014/15.Thiswill involve identifying thegoals
thatwill assist in theprocessof reconciliationwithin the
local communityanddevelopingactions thatwill see
thesegoalsachieved.Theprocesswill involve internal
development andastrongconnectionandengagement
with the localAboriginal andTorresStrait community.
Depot staff DanClyne installing theGawler 175thSigns
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