The NSW Government has released proposals for new council boundaries across NSW.
There are two separate proposals affecting The Hills Shire Council :
1) Hills Shire Council area above the M2 to be merged with Hawkesbury City Council
View here: https://www.councilboundaryreview.nsw.gov.au/proposals/hawkesbury-city-and-the-hills-shire-councils/
2) Hills Shire Council area south of the M2 to be become part of a greater Parramatta City Council.
There will be separate public inquiries for each of the two above proposals. Residents have until 5pm Sunday 28 February to make a submission on the proposals. Submissions can be made online at www.councilboundaryreview.nsw.gov.au or by mail to GPO Box 5341 Sydney NSW 2001
The public inquiries for Proposal 1 Hawkesbury City Council with The Hills (part) will be held at:
Castle Hill RSL Club
77 Castle Street, Castle Hill
Thursday, 4 February 2016
1pm – 5pm & 7pm – 10pm
Hawkesbury Race Club
1 Racecourse Road, Clarendon
Friday, 5 February 2016
Residents can make a submission and view the proposal here: https://www.councilboundaryreview.nsw.gov.au/proposals/hawkesbury-city-and-the-hills-shire-councils/
The public inquiries for Proposal 2 Parramatta (part), Auburn (part), The Hills (part), Hornsby (part) and Holroyd (part) will be held at:
The Northcott Building
Northcott Centre, 1 Fennell St, North Parramatta
Tuesday, 2 February 2016
1pm – 5pm & 7pm to 10pm
Residents can make a submission and view the proposal here: https://www.councilboundaryreview.nsw.gov.au/proposals/parramatta-city-auburn-city-the-hills-shire-holroyd-and-hornsby-shire-councils/
Members of the public who would like to attend public inquiries are requested to register atwww.councilboundaryreview.nsw.gov.au or by contacting 1300 813 020. Members of the public who would like to speak at the public inquiry are requested to indicate that they wish to do so when they register to attend.