Lake Country Council has put off making a decision on a winery proposal until a later date. Several people showed up at a Lake Country Council public hearing last night to talk about the winery proposal.
O’Rourke Winery wants to add a 119 seat winery lounge by taking residential land and putting it into agricultural.
Mayor James Baker says neighbours attending a public hearing last night expressed concerns, but for the most part the reaction was positive as “it continues the agricultural aspect and history this valley started with”.
Recommendations were made for an impact study on those traffic concerns, in particular the intersection between Commanage Road and Carr’s Landing Road.The developer plans to realign the road to make it safer.