A Message from the President— Trish O’Loughlin
CRA overview for 2023 from 2023
Carlton Heritage Review
The changes to Heritage in Carlton will severely weaken heritage conservation.
VCAT Hearing for 1-23 Rathdowne St (Old Cancer Council building)
CRA will continue to object to this development despite amended plans presented by the developer at VCAT. A compulsory Conference will be held on 21 July.
186 -190 Lygon Street – former Bendigo Bank on the Pelham Street corner.
CRA has decided not to take this objection further
Traffic Transport Parking Noise
The recent e-scooter trial is to be extended for a further six months. CRA believes that if commercially operated e-scooters are to become part of our culture then laws would need to be introduced to ensure compliance by the companies and users.
Queen Victoria Market
Read a submission to council from a local resident, unhappy with the direction of the Market taken by Council.
City of Melbourne – CoM – your closest level of government – Olivia Ball writes.
The proposed Voice to Parliament is supported by Melbourne City Council. Cr Dr Olivia Ball encourages all to read the Uluru Statement
The Council Plan for 2024
Available in draft form.
New statue at Trades Hall – Zelda D’Aprano
‘NO MORE MALE AND FEMALE RATES – ONE RATE ONLY’
Now or Never Festival
The REB to became host to a a music festival in August
Melbourne’s creatives need your help to save the Nicholas Building – Ellen Sandell writes.
This art deco building is currently home to over 200 artists. creatives and small businesses. Ellen Sandell, with others if working to save it for the future.
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