The outcome of Stage 1 was the development of a Vision Statement, Strategic Directions and an Emerging Options Plan. Two rounds of engagement occurred taking place in November 2019 and September 2020. This phase of the project was to inform the scope and of Structure Plan and key areas to be addressed before it is drafted. The Strategic Directions are as below.
Strategic Direction 1: Coordinated growth that respects the existing character of the area.
Strategic Direction 2: Appropriate interfaces between land uses.
Strategic Direction 3: Interconnected transport networks that is continuous, safe and efficient.
Strategic Direction 4: Accessible social and community facilities.
Strategic Direction 5: Efficient use of existing and new services (water, sewer and drainage).
The Emerging Options Plan graphically illustrates the planning intent for future urban development of land in Horsham South. It identified the high level direction on future land uses including locations with preferred residential lot sizes, employment land, areas for further investigation (light industrial transition areas), a potential retail hub, major infrastructure considerations, key connections, important local features and open space.
Strategic Directions Discussion Paper(PDF, 45MB)
Emerging Options Discussion Paper(PDF, 22MB)