Proposed Reactivation of Extractive Industry - gravel and sand

On display until 03 October 2017, 04:00 PM

PROPOSED APPLICATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

PROPOSED REACTIVATION OF EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRY – GRAVEL AND SAND

LOT 5 TOODYAY ROAD, MORANGUP

The Shire of Toodyay has received an application from SSSA (WA) PTY LTD to reactivate an extractive industry at Lot 5 Toodyay Road in Morangup.

The applicant is seeking approval to remove gravel and sand for road, building and construction purposes from an area on the property of approximately 53 hectares. Only 18 hectares will be open at any one time. It is expected that an average of 5,000 to 40,000 tonnes of sand and 20,000 to 80,000 tonnes of gravel is to be excavated per year. The anticipated duration of the extraction program is approximately 20 years.

Your views on the proposed extractive industry are encouraged and welcomed. The proposal is also available for inspection at the Shire of Toodyay Administration Centre, Old Court House, 15 Fiennes Street, Toodyay, during office hours.

Submissions on the proposed development may be addressed in writing and lodged with the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Toodyay, PO Box 96 Toodyay 6566, by 4.00pm Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Further information on the above proposal is available by contacting the Shire’s Development Services on 9574 9300.

Stan Scott
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER