Objective 5 - A city that sustainably plans and manages growth while protecting its diverse landscape
“Along with a growing economy, a city that is keeping its natural beauty with parks, trees wild grass lands, and open fields. These are the uniqueness of Casey compared to other cities in Melbourne.”
Male, 39-48, Casey Next.
“Imagine country life meets artsy creative suburbs!”
Female, 29-38, Casey Next.
Casey’s ‘city living, country feel’ is important to community members. As Casey rapidly grows and changes it is important that its green and natural spaces are protected and enhanced, and that all environments, natural, urban, industrial or commercial, are clean and healthy.
Our 2021 Community Outcomes
|5.1 We work with State and Federal Governments for decisions that balance the environment, the economy and population growth to deliver the best outcomes for Casey||
|5.2 We proactively plan and deliver green infrastructure in-line with population growth and development||
|5.3 Our community actively appreciates and participates in the protection and enhancement of Casey’s natural and cultural environment||
Our 2018-2019 actions
|5.1.2 Carry out an employment land capacity study, to determine the level of employment land required in the region to meet the current and future needs of the local community||30 Jun 2019|
|5.1.3 Develop a community facilities plan in line with our integrated service planning model to determine infrastructure needs||30 Jun 2019|
|5.2.3 Apply for State and Federal Government funding to assist with the physical delivery of community infrastructure||30 Jun 2019|
|5.3.2 Engage the community on resource recovery technology for household waste as an alternative to landfill disposal||30 Jun 2019|
|5.3.3 Facilitate participation in the protection and enhancement of Casey’s natural, cultural and historic assets through the delivery of the environment and heritage programs||30 Jun 2019|