Informed social infrastructure and planning

We will strive for social equity in the infrastructure and services we deliver for our community.

Key priorities

  • Providing more quality spaces that support active lifestyles.
  • Supporting the growth of localised and regional sporting facilities.
  • Delivering accessible and attractive community infrastructure, based on community need.
  • Advocating and planning for a range of social and affordable housing options.
  • Maintaining our public open space.

Our aims in 2018-2019

  • Complete planning and design of the Northern ARC Health and Wellbeing Hub.
  • Complete planning to upgrade existing children’s centres, and provide new ones.
  • Acquire land for new community infrastructure.
  • Provide new sports and leisure facilities, and upgrade existing ones.
  • Upgrade community facilities and make them safer.
  • Upgrade streets, roads, footpaths and drains.
  • Provide more accessible public urban space.

Measures of success

  • No net loss of public open space by suburb.
  • 100 per cent of plans for key community infrastructure projects completed.

Page last updated: Monday, 1 July 2019