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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2010 Week 5 Hansard (5 May) . . Page.. 1726..

Motion ( (continuing):

That debate be adjourned.

The Assembly voted—

Ayes 11

Noes 4

Mr Barr

Mr Hanson

Ms Bresnan

Ms Burch

Mr Hargreaves

Ms Hunter

Mr Coe

Ms Porter

Ms Le Couteur

Mr Doszpot

Mr Smyth

Mr Rattenbury

Mrs Dunne

Mr Stanhope

Ms Gallagher

Question so resolved in the affirmative.

Debate adjourned to the next sitting.

Dunlop—shopping and community facilities

MR COE (Ginninderra) (11.07): I move:

That this Assembly:

(1) notes that:

(a) the ACT government has neglected the residents of Dunlop;

(b) the residents of Dunlop have been waiting too long for shops to be constructed in their suburb given that the Land Development Agency advertised in 2004 that a local centre would be constructed on section 133;

(c) the ACT government has mismanaged the facilitation of the construction of shops in Dunlop;

(d) communities need to have a place in their neighbourhood to congregate; and

(e) as of 10 July 2009, the Chief Minister did not know that shops were planned for Dunlop; and

(2) calls on the government to:

(a) write to all members of the Legislative Assembly by 14 May 2010 with answers to the following questions:

(i) why Dunlop residents have been waiting so long for shops to be constructed;

(ii) will shops be constructed in Dunlop; if so:

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