Monthly Archives: June 2011

What’s happening on the 22nd of June?

An update on the Macedon Ranges Settlement Strategy: The Minister for Planning is meeting with our Councillors on Wednesday 22 June. One of the topics of discussion will be the Macedon Ranges Shire Settlement Strategy. Please write to the Minister … Continue reading

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Write to the Minister!

The Minister of Planning, the Honourable Matthew Guy, is meeting with the MRSC and local representatives on the 22nd of June, to attempt to resolve the issues surrounding the Settlement Strategy and SPP 8. Please, before the 22nd of June, … Continue reading

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If you want a quick grab as to why SPP8 is important . . .

Statement of Planning Policy Policy Number 8 (Macedon Ranges and Surrounds) . . . 4) In implementing this policy, every Department, Public Authority, Regional Planning Authority and other Responsible Authority, where appropriate to its function, shall pay special attention to … Continue reading

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Statement of Planning Policy No. 8 – it’s ours, but why is it important?

Last Wednesday, at the Ordinary Council Meeting held in the Kyneton Town Hall (moved from the Council Chambers because of promises of large numbers attending), Councillor Neil Manning, representing the West Ward of the Shire, which includes Woodend, put forward … Continue reading

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