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What’s been said about the East West Link

Here begins a summary of the comments made about the East West Link over the past 28 days at the public hearings.  More will be added to this list as the hearings wrap up today and tomorrow. 2,632 more words

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Why is the East West Link a threat to zoo animals?

Opinion article by Michael Petit

The proposed East West Link presents a threat to the animals at Melbourne Zoo.

If Oregon can shut down highway construction adjacent to its zoo for four months over concerns about the health of one pregnant elephant, what are the ongoing risks to the animals at Melbourne Zoo? 815 more words

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Presenters concur: CIS is inadequate

By Petra Stock

A common thread of inaccuracies in the CIS ran through Thursday’s presentations on various topics including the zoo, Royal Park ecological values, climate change, agglomeration and impacts on local residents. 492 more words

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Personal cost of the East West Link

More than a dozen residents told the panel today about the direct impacts the East West Link will have on their homes, families and lives. 430 more words

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Lack of transport planning dominates the day

By Andrew Herington

The failure of the Napthine Government to have updated the 2008 Victorian Transport Plan was the repeated theme of the six submissions today from transport groups. 632 more words

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Preview of Week 6: The final lap

By Andrew Herington.

The East West Link Hearings enter their last full week today with 138 submissions due to be heard over five days of sitting and one evening session. 366 more words

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HEARINGS STRIKE CONGESTION AS SUBMITTERS QUEUE FOR THE MICROPHONE

By Andrew Herington

Fourteen submissions were squeezed into Day 23 with a succession of detailed presentations on a diverse range of topics – baseball, impacts on Flemington, the use of sat-nav systems to reduce congestion, a new bike arterial to the eastern suburbs, the impact on Clifton Hill Primary School, air quality, Moonee Ponds Creek and Royal Park. 634 more words

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