To help reduce the risk of bushfire and ember attacks, Council is organising another fine fuel and vegetation collection.

Fine fuel collection – November 2020

Fine fuel includes leaves, twigs and bark that can easily catch fire. Fine fuels are less than the diameter of your little finger.

What

Council has confirmed the works to upgrade the existing whaves and add additional pontoons and tie-up spaces at Bell and Carols wharves. They have awarded the tender and we can confirm the works will begin in November. The first stage will be the refurbishment of the existing wharves, with a
To help reduce the fire load in preparation for the summer bushfire season, Northern Beaches Council are organising two fine fuel collections.Large bags will soon be distributed to households. Please collect fine fuels such as leaves, twigs and bark. The general rule is thinner than your finger, or if you

Hazard Reduction Elizabeth Park, Scotland Island Sat 24 October 2020

The Brigade is planning to complete a hazard reduction burn on the eastern side of Elizabeth Park on Saturday 24th October. A map of the proposed burn area is attached. This is an important step in reducing bush fire risk

Scotland Island is abuzz with various works currently. All of these are designed to improve our standard of living into the longer term, so please be patient and continue to allow the works to progress as smoothly and without hindrance as possible.

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There are continuing works on the island

LAST WEEK TO COMMENT & ACTION NEEDED

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY 28TH OF OCTOBER

WASTEWATER AND WATER – LET’S MAKE IT HAPPEN

SIRA’s Water and Wastewater Subcommittee has, with the support of the Northern Beaches Council, now completed the wastewater feasibility study. To move ahead we need support and funding from …

Ausgrid have planned power outages for the following properties on the selected dates.

13th October, 7am – 5pm:

  • 96 -98 and 117 Richard Rd
  • 1 – 71 Robertson Rd
  • 82 – 122 Even Numbers Thompson St

14th October, 7am – 5pm:

  • 1 – 135 Florence Tc
  • 1-7 Kevin Ave

The SIRA Committee have been working on a vision statement to create guiding principals for the association and its working groups.

SIRAC is seeking feedback on this vision statement. Please take a few minutes to read the vision statement and complete this survey.

This year, the emergency water booking and delivery system has been upgraded. As part of the works, a survey was conducted to gauge feedback on the new systems. This report, including responses to comments made, is available to be viewed here.