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HousingPlanning

Preserving Community Voices in Planning

Preserving Community Voices in Planning Markham Estate Artist impression John Friend-Pereira Recent planning reforms introduced in the State Government’s 2023 Housing Statement will have far reaching impacts on our suburbs. The Statement includes 32 planning reforms, granting the Minister for Planning more power. However, the changes fall short of effectively…
18 February 2024
HousingPlanning

Planning regulations

Planning regulation in Victoria is the responsibility of both the State and local government. The opinions expressed remain those of the writer; it should not be taken that Eastsider News and ICNG  necessarily supports the views expressed. If you wish to have your say on any issue posted here, please…
19 September 2023
BoroondaraHistory and HeritagePlanning

Demolition of our heritage continues – Boroondara Heritage Advocacy and Protection Group

Demolition of our heritage continues  Boroondara Heritage Advocacy and Protection group  People in Hawthorn are angry about the limitations of heritage protection and lack of support from authorities to protect their heritage streets.  An example is Wattle Road Hawthorn which was rezoned for residential growth and is experiencing demolition of…
17 October 2021