Welcome to our Lane Cove Week in Review, for 22 to 28 August 2016
Review of Lane Cove’s Bus System – The Outcomes
This week ITC had a meeting at Parliament House where Transport for NSW outlined their short term, medium and long term strategy for Lane Cove Buses. They acknowledged that leaving the city during peak time was a problem and that the new developments on Mowbray Road and at Linley Point had put pressure on the Lane Cove Bus System. You can read a summary of their findings here.
Fitness Revelation raises $8 000 and counting for the Blackdog Institute
Well done to the team at Fitness Revelation who raised over $8000 for the Blackdog Institute. Thanks to Jack & Co. Northwood for their support of this fundraising event. The Fitness Revelation team raised this money in memory of one of their great mates.
Speaking of Jack & Co – Do you belong to a local charity or community group that would like to raise funds. Jack & Co are looking for local community groups for their 20cent Tuesday. All the information of this great fundraising programme and the application form is here: http://jackandco.com.au/jackco-mmunity/
New Noodle House Open
Now open on the plaza – Pho Sam Vietnamese Noodle House.
Glittery Fun in the Plaza
Greenwood Lane Cove had a stall set up at the plaza during the week, providing information about their brand new child care centre in Lane Cove West. They also had fun arts and crafts for the kids. We were particularly impressed when they kept the stall going despite wind and rain.
The Propagating Gardener Needs Your Help
You may have read our articles on the propagating gardener who holds two huge giant plant sales each year to raise money for breast cancer. You can read our article here. Unfortunately, one-half of this dedicated team is out of action with a broken hip and Keith needs help to keep his propagating on track. If you would like to learn some propagation skills and help Keith out – please email: [email protected]
Hurry Hurry Quick Quick – online registration for the Lane Cove Fun Run close on 30th August. It is going to be huge!! ITC will be there at the finish line to greet you and you can enjoy breakfast after the run.
Workplace accident – Lane Cove North
Around 7.45am on Tuesday 23rd August a 54 year old male from Canley Vale was working on a building site located on Gordon Crescent, Lane Cove North.
The male was working on scaffold at the time when he attempted to jump a 1 metre gap. The male has slipped and fallen approximately 2 metres to steel flooring below.
Police and ambulance officers attended the location shortly after. Ambulance officers treated the male at the scene before conveying him to RNSH for further observation and treatment. Work Cover were contacted to attend the scene and at this stage, the condition of the male is unknown.
Break, enter and steal – Lane Cove
Police are investigating a break, enter and steal that occurred between 5.30pm and 8.30 pm on Sunday 21st August at a unit complex located on Burns Bay Road, Lane Cove.
Unknown persons have entered the parking area within the complex and unlawfully gained entry to a storage cage at that location. Once inside, the unknown persons have stolen a dirt bike, personal papers and two hard drives.
After the report was made to police, several other reports were made of similar incidents at the same location. Police are reviewing CCTV footage from the location and ask if anyone may have observed any suspicious activity in the area at the given times could they contact Chatswood Police (9414 8499).
Break and Enters in the local area this week:-
* Burns Bay Road, LANE COVE
Between 6:30pm and 7:00pm on Monday 22nd August
*Burns Bay Road, LANE COVE
Between 5:30pm and 8:30pm on Sunday 21st August
*Mowbray Road West, LANE COVE NORTH
Between 07:00am Monday 15th August and 3:25pm Thursday 18th August
Thefts from cars continue – find out more here.
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