Call for Papers
"HOW DO WE IMPROVE
ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING, CONSULTATION AND TRANSPARENCY"
To be held at University of Wollongong
Concerns have arisen regarding environmental
planning, consultation and transparency issues with local councils
in the Illawarra.
development at Sandon Point; and
Some of the issues of contraversary for the Illawarra include:
- the escarpment; along with the
- abolition of Neighbourhood Committees;
- the sale and development of public land at
Lot 100 in Oak Flats,
- the proposed $100 million dollar Marina and
$400 harbour precinct in Shellharbour, along with
- the major transformation of Wollongong Airport.
Such concerns need to be detailed and discussed
in order to find solutions.
This is an initial call for papers beginning with an abstract
not exceeding 250 words from selected community groups and members
of the public which will be due by 14 May 2006. People submitting
abstracts will then undertake a 20 minute presentation at the
conference proceeding the submission of their paper which will
be due 14 June 2006.
|Deadline for submission of abstracts
||14 May 2006
|Announcement of Acceptance
||25 May 2006
|Deadline for submission of
||14 June 2006
||30 June-1st July 2006
Since such concerns and
issues of contraversary also exist outside the Illawarra abstracts
and papers from groups and members of the public with similiar
contraversial issues before them from different regions are also
Every attempt will be made to keep costs to a minimum regarding
morning and afternoon tea, lunch, as well as a copy of the proceedings
This can be obtained from contacting Sonya McKay:
Mobile: 0407910029 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org