The Rutherglen Place Plan maps out a vision to guide the growth and development of the towns evolution for the next 30 years.
Driven by a comprehensive stakeholder and community engagement process throughout 2021 - 2023 and input from industry experts, this document is intended to build on the current strengths of Rutherglen’s community fabric to guide a trajectory that responds to contemporary change.
The main aims of the Place Plan are to:
The Place Plan was adopted by Council on Tuesday 28 March 2023.
Read the Rutherglen Place Plan(PDF, 36MB)
The following was covered at the July meeting:
The Community Working Group is meeting every three months to progress actions from the plan.
The following was covered at its meeting in late April:
Council is currently seeking nominations for community members to join the Rutherglen Place Plan working group.
Council will work in partnership with the working group initially with the aim that this becomes an independent group to progress the Place Plan.
The working group will work with local stakeholders and Council to progress Place Plan actions, advocate for funding on behalf of the Rutherglen community in partnership with Council, update and provide progress reports to the community on action progress and champion the place plan priorities and vision across the Rutherglen Community.
If you would like to find out more about this working group, please contact the Community Development team. If you are interested in applying please complete the nomination form by clicking the button below.
The Working Group
The working group membership is:
Want to know about place planning? Visit our placemaking page.