Page 1931 - Week 07 - Wednesday, 15 June 1994
Wednesday, 15 June 1994
MADAM SPEAKER (Ms McRae) took the chair at 10.30 am and read the prayer.
The Clerk: The following petition has been lodged for presentation:
By Mr Cornwell, from 209 residents, requesting that the Assembly take appropriate action to ensure the variation of lease application and the development application for block 2, section 36, Griffith are rejected; request the Committee on Planning, Development and Infrastructure to re-examine the current guidelines and Territory Plan with a view to zoning multistorey townhouse developments only within designated areas of Canberra; introduce a moratorium to stop all multidwelling proposals until the Committee on Planning, Development and Infrastructure has completed its examination; and introduce improved mechanisms for community consultation in respect of any development applications.
The terms of this petition will be recorded in Hansard and a copy referred to the appropriate Minister.
Multistorey Townhouse Development, Griffith
The petition read as follows:
To the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory.
The petition of certain residents of the ACT draw to the attention of the Assembly
the proposed development at 13 Lefroy Street, Griffith of three two storey, three bedroom townhouse units. We are concerned because: