Anne Paul


Thursday, 27 September, 2018 Height controls in Ivanhoe to give communities greater certainty about development will become permanent after Minister for Planning, Richard Wynne approved an amendment to the Banyule Planning Scheme. Interim controls in place for the past 11 months have been locked into planning regulation and ensure mandatory heights for developments within the Ivanhoe Activity Centre are restricted… Read More »MANDATORY HEIGHT CONTROLS FOR IVANHOE ACTIVITY CENTRE

Chandler Highway Construction

Major work is underway on the new Chandler Highway bridge that will slash travel times, improve reliability and remove one of Melbourne’s most notorious bottlenecks. The State Government’s Chandler Highway Upgrade will build a brand new bridge over the Yarra River at Alphington, widening the Chandler Highway to six lanes to get people through the area faster. The $110 million… Read More »Chandler Highway Construction

Construction Well Underway On Hurstbridge Line Upgrade

Work is well underway to remove two dangerous and congested level crossings, duplicate the track and run more trains, more often on the Hurstbridge line. A second track to Rosanna will remove the notorious section of single track between Heidelberg and Rosanna that causes delays and stops new services being added to the busy line. The Andrews Labor Government project… Read More »Construction Well Underway On Hurstbridge Line Upgrade

Public Housing Redevelopment

The Andrews Labor Government is investing $185 million to redevelop public housing properties at sites across metropolitan Melbourne, with an increase of at least 10 per cent in social housing. Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley made the announcement at Prahran at one of the estates earmarked for redevelopment and said residents may see contractors undertaking initial site… Read More »Public Housing Redevelopment

Increasing Kindergarten Places In Rosanna

Rosanna’s Interlaken Kindergarten will offer an additional 22 places in their three-year-old program because of a redevelopment by the Victorian Government. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos announced the additional places at the centre’s 50th birthday celebrations. The Government’s $300,000 investment includes a purpose-built room for three-year-olds – with a new learning space, a children’s bathroom, a kitchenette and… Read More »Increasing Kindergarten Places In Rosanna

Chandler Highway Another Step Closer

Motorists are a step closer to seeing two major bottlenecks removed on the $110 million Chandler Highway Upgrade with four construction companies being shortlisted. The Andrews Labor Government has shortlisted BMD, CPB Contractors, Laing O’Rourke and Seymour Whyte to submit tenders for the upgrade with the selected contractor expected to be announced before the end of the year. Each of… Read More »Chandler Highway Another Step Closer