Infrastructure Advisory Committee
Advisory Committees have been established to provide advice to the elected Council on matters of strategic significance, and to provide advice to City of Newcastle on implementation of relevant matters aligned to the Newcastle 2040 Community Strategic Plan. Advisory Committees may make recommendations to Council or a Committee of Council.
The Infrastructure Advisory Committee will provide advice and guidance on the development of strategies, and identification of challenges and opportunities, in relation to built and natural facilities and systems within the local government area.
The Committee is facilitated by our City Infrastructure Directorate. membership of the Committee includes:
- Lord Mayor Councillor Nelmes
- Councillor Peta Winney-Baartz - Chair
- Councillor Deahnna Richardson - Deputy Chair
- Councillor Katrina Wark
- John Merrell, Community Representative
- Hunter Water Corporation
- Corinne Thompson, Transport for NSW
- Bryn Hernandez, Ausgrid
- Emmanuel Genlot, Keolis Downer
The Committee's Guidelines for Meeting Practice provide additional detail on the responsibility of members.
2023 Meeting Schedule
5.30pm, Tuesday 7 February
5.30pm, Tuesday 4 April (cancelled)
5.30pm, Tuesday 4 July
5.30pm, Monday 6 November
Meetings take place in the Lord Mayor's Reception Room, 12 Stewart Avenue, Newcastle West.
Agendas will be uploaded one week prior to the meeting.
Terms of Reference
Minutes from the Committee's 2019 to 2021 meetings are available below.