Council has received a copy of the approved demolition permit, meaning
demolition may take place from here on in.
Council is still reviewing all the documentation to
approve condition one of the VCAT permit, this refers to the amended plans and
other supporting information required prior to construction, all information
must be 'to the satisfaction of the Responsible Authority'. Construction cannot
commence until Condition 1 plans have been approved by council.
The Construction Management Plan is currently being amended to address issues
raised by council.
I recently met with the Minister for Planning. It
was a positive meeting with discussion on various local planning matters
including how the recently announced Landscape Planning Statements may provide
greater clarity about protecting what is special about the Dandenong Ranges.
We also discussed the various tools available in
the planning scheme that could be utilised to provide greater certainty and
reinforce the character of the Dandenongs.
I am maintaining dialogue with the Minister and his
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