Submission for: Kariong Sand and Soil Supplies Facility
East Gosford, New South Wales
I wish to object to this project.
The area under consideration is primarily native bushland bordering
onto Light Industrial/ factory sites.
There are schools and public attraction within a 1 kilometre radius of
this site which would impacted on by noise and dust from the site.
Given the semi rural nature of this site, the enormous volume of
B-Doubles accessing the site to offload 200,00 per annum would also
have a significant on the local area. Access to the area would be via
a newly constructed section of roadway which I believe would not hold
up to the anticipated volume of traffic.
One must also consider waste water in this area. One only has to the
look at the land fill area at Mangrove Mountain to see the dangers of
permitting such development.
Water runoff from this area would go directly into the Brisbane Water
and could have a severe impact on the water system and aquatic life.
I do not believe this proposal in what is a bushland area should be