River Club Redevelopment Pre-Application BAR

Short Project Title: River Club Redevelopment Pre-Application BAR
   
Project Title: Basic Assessment Process for the Proposed Redevelopment of the River Club in Observatory, Cape Town
   
Project Synopsis: The Liesbeek Leisure Properties Trust (LLPT) proposes to redevelop the River Club in Observatory for mixed uses comprising residential, retail, commercial, institutional and associated uses. The upgrade of road infrastructure, the provision of services and rehabilitation of the adjacent canal and watercourses where they front the site also form part of the proposal.  The majority of the site is owned by the proponent.

SRK Consulting (South Africa) Pty Ltd (SRK) has been appointed to undertake the environmental process required in terms of the National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998, as amended (NEMA) in support of applications for Environmental Authorisation (EA), Heritage Approval and Water Use Authorisation.
   
SRK Project Reference Number: 478320
   
Project Location: Erf 151832, City of Cape Town, and adjacent properties (Erf 26426, ERF 108936, Erf 26427, Erf 15326 Rem, Erf 26169, Erf 26170, Erf 26171, Erf 26172, Erf 26173, Erf 26174 and Erf 26175) – collectively the site
   
Status of Project The “Pre-Application” Basic Assessment Report (BAR) is now being released for stakeholder engagement for 60 days. Following which the report will be updated, and the application for EA will be submitted to the Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning (DEA&DP), and the BAR will be released for another (30 day) stakeholder engagement period.

The report will also be available for public review and comment at The River Club in Observatory, the Observatory Public Library and the offices of SRK Consulting in Rondebosch, Cape Town from 15 July 2019. Stakeholders are invited to submit comments on the Pre-Application BAR and/or send relevant details (see below) so that SRK can register you on the project database (if you are not registered already). Stakeholders must register and or submit comments to the contact person by 16 September 2019.  Submissions should refer to the DEA&DP, HWC and DWS reference numbers (listed below), and must include your name, contact details (specifying the preferred method of notification, e.g. e-mail), and an indication of any direct personal, business, financial or other interest which they have in the application.

A Public Meeting will be held at the River Club at 18h00 on 15 August 2019 where the findings of the BA process will be presented, and additional concerns or issues can be raised.  Specialists will present at the meeting to respond to questions relating to the findings of their studies. Only registered stakeholders will be notified of future opportunities to comment on relevant documentation.
   
Reference Numbers: HWC Case No.:                  15112504WD1217E
DEA&DP Ref. No.:            16/3/3/6/7/2/A7/17/3104/16
DWS Ref. No.:                    16/2/7/G22/A/11 and WU9026 River Club
 
   
SRK Project Manager: Matthew Law
   
Contact Person: Amy Hill
   
Contact Email: ahill@srk.co.za
   
Contact Number: 021 659 3060

 

Reports

 Documents  File Size  Date  Status Document
478320_River Club_BAR_report_Part 1 6,396 KB July 2019 Active
478320_River Club_BAR_report_Part 2 6,777 KB July 2019  

Appendices

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Appendix A Locality Map 6,410 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix B Site Plan 2,163KB July 2019 Active
Appendix C Site Photos 5,551 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix D Biodiversity Map 1,179 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix F1 IAP Database 102 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix F3 Site Notices 4,591 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix F4_Advertisements 5,735 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G1_Transport IA 3,393 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G2 Biodiversity IA_Part 1 6,037 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G2 Biodiversity IA_Part 2 2,704 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G3 Surface Water IA 6,489 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G4 Socio-economic IA 5,185 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G5 HIA        

River Club_HIA ito S38(8)_HIA_Final_2 July 2019_Report

3,912 KB July 2019 Active

River Club_HIA ito S38(8)_HIA_Final_2 July 2019__Appendices

7,025 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix G6 Visual IA 6,582 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix H EMPr 2,356 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix J Impact Assessment 1,897 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K1 River Club Planning Policy 5,633 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K2 Alternatives_Part 1 7,361 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K2 Alternatives_Part 2 5,508 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K3 Property Market Comment 161 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K4 Engineering Services 2,693 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K5 Electrical Services 212 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K6 Property Market Analysis 4,098 KB July 2019 Active
Appendix K7 Executive Summary 1,061 KB July 2019 Active

 

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