Recent TCC news
At our last TCC meeting we had a talk from Dr Fiona Dyer and Rod Ubrihen from the University of Canberra, who spoke about the research being undertaken on Lake Tuggeranong to stop the annual blue green algal infestations that happens every summer when the heat rises. They said to date, the results were inconclusive and their final report will be submitted to government when all the results are fully analysed. They also indicated that more research would be needed. Accordingly the Council has written to the Chief Minister asking that ongoing funds be made available for further research and when a solution is decided upon that it be adequately funded.
I has been announced from Minister Steel’s office that there will be funding for Tuggeranong to the tune of $4 million to construct an off-road walking and cycling path along the 4km stretch of Sulwood Drive between Drakeford Drive and Athllon Drive
By 2020 transport is expected to account for over 60% of Canberra’s emissions. Switching to active transport is therefore a high priority and presents one of the biggest challenges in meeting our 2045 target of achieving net zero emissions
The Tuggeranong Community Council (TCC) believes it is beneficial for schools and students to engage with the community as a pathway to enrich student education. The community can provide support to schools and students to ensure their ideas are heard and considered when new policies and programs are developed. To facilitate these aims, the TCC Read More …
The Tuggeranong Community Council believes it is beneficial for schools and students to engage with the community as a pathway to enrich student education.
ACT residents were invited to suggest how Legislative Assembly electoral boundaries could be redrawn for the 17th October, 2020 ACT election. Many suggestions were made and most seem to include various changes to the Brindabella electorate. These suggestion are available for public comment until the 18th March. Then “After considering the public submissions, the Redistribution Committee Read More …
The Tuggeranong Lake Carers (TLC) organised a Lake Tuggeranong Cleanup on Sunday 3rd March as part of Clean Up Australia Day. Fifty people helped clean up around the Lake and over thirty bags of rubbish were collected.
As part of the Cleanup Australia Program the Tuggeranong Lake Carers have organised a cleanup of Lake Tuggeranong on Sunday the 3rd March from 10am to 1pm.