Elton Consulting was appointed to facilitate a community and stakeholder engagement process to inform the development of Manly Council’s new Community Strategic Plan.
Elton Consulting was commissioned by the City of Salisbury in South Australia to undertake an Options and Feasibility Analysis for the Salisbury Central Community Hub to address requirements for new and upgraded community facilities.
Elton Consulting developed a practical strategy to deliver affordable housing as part of a Priority Investigation Area assessment in the Sydney metropolitan area.
To meet the needs of the growing workforce and resident population within Parramatta’s CBD, North Parramatta and Harris Park areas, Elton Consulting prepared a needs assessment and best practice analysis for the provision of community facilities.
The Independent Local Government Review Panel was appointed by the Minister to look at ways to strengthen the effectiveness of local government in NSW. Elton Consulting was selected by the Panel to review community surveys and polling on the role, expectations and performance of local government across Australia.
The Rockdale Community Services Plan was prepared to assist Council with planning, provision and management of community facilities. The Plan also guides Council’s support of community organisations.
On 28 and 29 March 2012, the City of Melbourne hosted a workshop called ‘Sustainable Communities: Collaborating, Planning, Delivering.’ The initiative was part of the work of the C40 Climate Change Leadership Group.
Elton Consulting has been engaged by a number of local councils to undertake an independent assessment of development applications and planning proposals relating to council owned or controlled sites.
What is the future of local government? In August 2011 the Division of Local Government brought together 327 Mayors and General Managers to discuss this question at a two day strategic planning workshop, Destination 2036.
Elton Consulting’s team conducted a social and health impact analysis from 2012 to 2013 as part of a pre-feasibility study for the potential introduction of a light rail network in Western Sydney.