City of Boroondara Draft Budget 2022/2023. Community Consultations
Boroondara has released its draft Budget for the 2022-23 financial year. The Council is seeking feedback from the community. This budget is formulated around the community’s vision and priorities outlined in the Boroondara Community Plan 2021-31 and articulates how this vision is being realised.
All people who work, live and play in Boroondara are invited to provide their response to the draft Budget by 5pm, Wednesday 25 May. Go to the Council’s website here https://engage.boroondara.vic.gov.au/budget-2022-23 to download a copy of the proposed Budget, participate in the survey or find out where to send your written submissions.
Koonung Creek Reserve survey
Boroondara is currently preparing a submission to the North East Link Program about the project’s effect on the Koonung Creek Reserve. Share your views and aspirations for Koonung Creek Reserve by completing their short online survey by 11:59pm on Wednesday 25 May 2022.
Planning and construction for the Victorian Government’s North East Link is well underway. The North East Link Program (NELP) has awarded Spark consortium (Spark) the contract to deliver the central tunnel works package of the North East Link. Around 20% of the Koonung Creek Reserve may be acquired to widen the Eastern Freeway and use as a construction laydown site. NELP has committed to working with Council and the community to develop a master plan for the whole of Koonung Creek Reserve. This master plan will support works to restore the area after the North East Link is complete Learn more about the project engage.boroondara.vic.gov.au/koonung-creek-reserve