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Council Resolution 28 April 2015

Published on 29 April 2015

At it's meeting 28 April 2015, Council Resolved:

(a) That Council exercise the delegation issued by the Minister for Planning and Infrastructure to make the planning proposal to amend the land use zone applicable to 461-495 Victoria Road from IN2 Light Industrial to B5 Business Development and the permissible height under Ryde Local Environmental Plan (LEP) 2014 applicable to the site from 10m to RL63, RL52 and RL 42 (stepping down from 12-15m on Victoria Road to approximately 7-17m on College Street).


(b) That in making the LEP amendment Council will adjust the exhibited map site boundaries to reflect the Victoria Road widening in accordance with recent subdivision approval to create LOT 300 DP 1194688, 461-495 Victoria Road, Gladesville. Council Meeting Page 6 Minutes of the Council Meeting No. 7/15, dated 28 April 2015.

(c) That Council adopt the following for inclusion in the Bunnings Gladesville Traffic and Parking Study: 

i. Trial full closure of College St to be implemented prior to Bunnings commencing construction (at no cost to council by Bunnings). The trial shall be reviewed after 12 months of operation of the Bunnings store and the results reported back to Council at that time. The applicant shall cover the full cost of the traffic review, surveys and any supporting technical studies 

ii. Cressy Rd carriageway widening to be implemented prior to Bunnings commencing operations (at no cost to council by Bunnings) 

iii. Cressy Rd (eastern side) full width footpath and safety fence from Victoria Rd corner to Holy Cross College entry to be implemented prior to Bunnings commencing operations (at no cost to council by Bunnings) 

iv. Tennyson Road and Frank Street site access to be implemented at stage 1 and operable on commencement of Bunnings operations (at no cost to council by Bunnings) 

v. Traffic signals changes and site access at Tennyson Rd to be implemented prior to Bunnings commencing operations (at no cost to council by Bunnings) 

vi. Pedestrian and road safety audit and management plan be prepared that considers the high probability that parents will park at Bunnings to pick up school children or for access to sporting fields (at no cost to council by Bunnings) and also to consider the impact of the two proposed child care centres in that location 

vii. A parking optimisation plan for Frank Street and College Street between Frank Street and Orient Street be prepared to counteract any loss of parking due to the Bunnings development and implemented (at no cost to council by Bunnings) 

viii. Roundabout at Monash/Buffalo Road intersection. 

ix. Detailed study into the impacts of a right hand turn at Westminster Street and a right hand turn ban during the evening peak at Jordan Street from Victoria Road (at no cost to council - developer funded) 

x. Detailed study into the traffic and parking impacts be undertaken for any proposed rezoning that includes land use changes and increased densities for sites adjoining Tennyson Road. The aforementioned traffic and parking impact study is to be modelled on the Bunnings Gladesville Traffic and Parking Impact Study in terms of its scope and deliverables. (at no cost to Council – developer funded). 

xi. An additional traffic and parking study, as detailed in part (x) above, be undertaken for the area bounded by Pittwater Road to Monash Road and Ryde Road to Victoria Road. (at no cost to Council – developer funded). Council Meeting Page 7 Minutes of the Council Meeting No. 7/15, dated 28 April 2015. 


(d) That a Roundabout at Monash/Buffalo Road intersection be included in the 2016/2017 City of Ryde Delivery Plan with the funds drawn from the Section 94 reserve.

(e) That Council refer the following matters to the Traffic Committee for consideration: i. Speed management for the area bounded by Cressy, Pittwater, Higginbotham and Victoria Roads ii. Parking optimisation for Eltham Street

(f) That Council adopt a site specific Development Control Plan for 461-495 Victoria Road Gladesville amended in accordance with the above changes in the Bunnings Gladesville Traffic and Parking Study.

(g) That Council delegate the General Manager to make amendment to the site specific Development Control Plan for 461-495 Victoria Road Gladesville to implement Council’s resolutions prior to notifying the plan in accordance with the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act.

(h) That Council notify all community members who made a submission regarding the planning proposal of the outcomes and thank them for taking the time to become involved in local planning.'

Last updated on 4 August 2015