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Former Myer building proposed development application

DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION DA 242/2017(1)

LOT 564 DP 776383 - 212-220 SUMMER STREET AND POST OFFICE LANE, ORANGE

DEMOLITION (GROUND, FIRST AND SECOND FLOORS, AND ROOF OF EXISTING RETAIL TENANCY), AND COMMERCIAL PREMISES (ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS INCLUDING ELEVATED OUTDOOR DINING AREA)

Myer building proposal

A new development application, to demolish parts of the former Myer site, to make way for a new shopping complex has been lodged. 

A development application has been received by Orange City Council, lodged by developer Alceon Group Pty Limited, and is on public exhibition until January 29. Myer development application

The proposal is to demolish the ground, first and second floors as well as the roof but to maintain the Summer Street and Post Office Lane facade. 

A new portal frame with new roof will be constructed behind the existing facades to provide a single level of retail floor space which will provide for 15 separate retail tenancies and two kiosks, along with back-of-house facilities and amenities.

The application also involves the construction of an elevated deck in Post Office lane to provide outdoor dining opportunities in the laneway.

The purpose of the elevated deck in Post Office Lane is to provide alfresco dining with the same finished floor level as the adjoining shops without impacting upon the heritage significant underground cellar in the north-eastern corner of the existing building. 

The development application will be on exhibition from Monday, 8 January 2018 until Monday, 29 January 2018 at Council's office at the Customer Service Counter, ground floor, Civic Centre - corner of Byng Street and Lords Place, Orange - during ordinary office hours, being 9.00am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday, or you can download them from this page. Post Office Lane view

All submissions must be received by January 29. 

Covering letter (1)

Response to additional information request (2)

Revised statement of environmental effects

Revised architectural drawings

Heritage impact statement

Significance mapping accompanying HIS

Henry and Hymas response to request for additional information

Geotechnical site investigation report

Inspection of exposed columns

Structural analysis of level 2

Timber inspection report

Termite inspection report

BCA Compliance letter

Letter from Mainbrace in response to PWA advice

Drawings accompanying Mainbrace letter

Column layout comparison plan

Structural capacity of existing timber

Floor condition amendment plans

Plans accompanying timber inspection report

Henry and Hymas PWA sketch

Variation to development standard request

Survey

Traffic study

BCA statement

Structural report

Advice on right of way in Anson Street

 

If you wish to make a submission please include your return/postal address if you wish to be advised of the progress or the outcome of the application. If a submission includes objections to the proposal, the grounds of objection must be specified. Submitters are required to comply with section 147 (Disclosure of Political Donations and Gifts) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.

Submissions close at, and must be received by Council by, 5.00 pm on January 29.

In inviting submissions, Council advises that:

(i) Any information provided to or collected by Orange City Council is for the purpose of assessment of a Development Application.

(ii) The information is to be publicly available.

(iii) The intended recipients of the information are Council staff, the developer, the public and Councillors.

(iv) The making of any submission is entirely voluntary.

(v) The person providing the information has a right to access the information to correct any personal information supplied.

(vi) The submission will be placed in Council’s file and may appear on Council’s website during the consideration of the Development Application.

(vii) Council’s file on the Development Application may be accessed by any person.

(viii) Signatures, personal contact details, personal financial information and photographs depicting persons will not be made available on Council’s website.

(ix) Comments of abusive or offensive nature should be avoided.