Issues affecting Ku-ring-gai
When thinking about our revised Community Strategic Plan, there are wider issues we need to consider. Like every community, Ku-ring-gai is part of a larger social, economic, natural and political environment influencing and shaping our area. These issues can provide both challenges and opportunities.
• Technology - current and emerging • International trade and investment • Worldwide economic pressures • Research and development • Climate impacts
• National government policy • Business investment • Technology • Population and migration trends • Health and education • Social justice and equity • Environmental sustainability
• State and Regional plans • Economic growth • Population trends • Housing • Health services • Transport • Infrastructure • Community safety • Environmental sustainability
• Population change and trends • Environmental factors eg. climate change • Local economy and jobs • Housing choice and affordability • Community facilities and infrastructure • Financial sustainability • Transport needs • National and state government policies