Tag Archives: East West Link

Make your submission now: 4 easy steps

Four easy steps: 1. Download or print the compulsory cover sheet  2. Download a sample submission (add to it or write your own) Rose Iser’s submission: Submission to East West Link Assessment Committee Simple submission: Simple Submission No Ormond Ramp Submission: Comprehensive Impact Statment – East West Link – 6 December 2013 Bruce Street submission: SUBMISSION – L_Ingham  CIS Submission […]

Historic homes ignored

Lisa feels forgotten, and unforgiving. Her home, McCandlish house, is one of eight in Bruce Street, Kensington, she says have been ignored by the designers of the East West Link. “These houses are within a few tens of metres of where this road is proposed to go, plus massive intrusive off ramps for industrial truck […]

Impressions of Debney’s Park

Thanks to William Watt for creating and sharing these images.

Moonee Valley Council counts the cost

Moonee Valley council has catalogued all of the buildings, open space and homes that will be affected by the East West Link in the municipality. See the PDF doc here: Summary of Impacts – East West Link The list is long: Land and Open Space: • Debneys Park, Flemington • Delhi Reserve, Travancore • Travancore Park, […]

City of Melbourne report recommends East West Link with changes

The City of Melbourne has recommended to its councillors the East West Link should go ahead with key changes. This may be in line with a vote by councillors in August declaring the City “does not support the East West Link project as announced”. In a draft submission to go to Council on Tuesday 10 December, […]

East West Link casts shadow over community

(Apologies to Jim who is named as Treasurer in the video.  He is the President.) Any school child knows that plants need sunlight to grow. When the Ormond Road off-ramp is built in Ascot Vale as part of the East West Link, the plants growing beneath it will die. Sadly, many of the plants are […]

Moonee Valley Council helps residents fight the tollway

    For more information, see the Council website.  

Making a submission on East West Link

Two weeks remain.   Submissions on the East West Link are due 5pm December 12. The process may seem complicated: there is a cover sheet, confusing terms of reference, details to include. Here is a simple checklist for completing a submission: What to do: Put in a submission by 12 December 2012 Complete a cover […]

Tunnel, Tollroads … Action

What does a community do when construction vehicles, tollroads and trucks are bearing down?  It takes action. Julia Cusack is a resident in Brisbane St, Ascot Vale.  She is horrified by the impact of the Ormond Rd off-ramp. With neighbours, she has letter-boxed her street and organised a community meeting to be held Monday 25 November […]

Labor releases alternative transport plan

The Victorian opposition has released its alternative transport plan ahead of next year’s state election, but leader Daniel Andrews said he would still build the East West Link if legally binding contracts were signed prior to the election. Victorian Labor’s transport plan, Project 10,000, was released this morning. The plan is focused on “the increasing […]