Category Archives: Comprehensive Impact Statement

Residents sent “Notice of Intention to Acquire” from Linking Melbourne Authority

Residents get letters saying their homes will have to go: ABC Melbourne News – Saturday 9th August 2014

News segment on complusory acquisition process in Collingwood commenced by Linking Melbourne Authority. Interview with Bendigo Street resident Keith Fitzgerald who’s lived in the same house for 70 years.

Nine News Melbourne: Anthony Murphy vs. East West Link Supreme Court Challenge. 8 August 2014, also featuring Harriet Mantell from Residents Against the Tunnel (RAT)

8 August 2014: Residents in the inner north have been sent “Notice of Intention to Acquire” from those delightful corporate citizens, the Linking Melbourne Authority. Continue reading Residents sent “Notice of Intention to Acquire” from Linking Melbourne Authority

Follow the CIS Hearing Live

An independent Assessment Committee, which has been appointed by the Minister for Planning to assess the CIS, is now considering public submissions. The Assessment Committee is conducting a public hearing and will provide recommendations to the Minister for Planning in the first half of 2014.

The public hearing is scheduled from Monday 3 March to Tuesday 15 April 2014, with each hearing day to commence at 10.00am. The hearing is being held at the Conference Centre, Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens, 13 Spring Street, Melbourne. Members of the public are free to attend these hearings. For those who can’t attend, please follow the live updates below.

The following update is dynamically provided by the East West Link Blog. Continue reading Follow the CIS Hearing Live

Stop East West Link – Campaign Update – 3 April 2014


Campaign Update – Wednesday 3 April 2014

In this issue:

  • Moreland Community Rally Success
  • Tunnel Picket caravan tour and rally
  • Greens Day of Action this Sunday – doorknocking in Melbourne
  • CIS hearings – live blog
  • Rescinding the Contracts: Legal Forum
  • Video: Dr Sophie Sturup
  • Launch of ‘Better East West Link Design’
  • Children’s March for the Animals event
  • Community Summit – CIS debrief and PTNT campaign next steps
  • Upcoming events
  • East West Link in the media

Continue reading Stop East West Link – Campaign Update – 3 April 2014