COUNTERING CLAIMS OF “NIMBYISM”

The following has been submitted by a resident.  Save Glen Eira believes that the resident’s comments should be presented to our readers for their consideration.   Tackle ‘nimbyism’ to boost productivity.   Michael Bleby, Senior Reporter The Financial...

Basements are becoming the Norm

The suburbs in the City of Glen Eira have arisen above what was once a land of swamps, marshes and heaths. The water table in Glen Eira is close to the surface. Much of the water table in Glen Eira is less than 5 metres from the surface. Glen Eira City Council relies...

Stalled Structure Plans & No Height Limits in Shopping Strips

Why residents should be concerned Council structure planning background documentation includes an expansion of activity centres from that of the 2013 zone implementation. This proposed expansion will flip the 2003 & 2013 claims of designating 20% of the...

A recent history of planning in Glen Eira -2001-2019

  Many residents have requested us to provide a brief outline of Glen Eira’s planning history to help gain an understanding of how Glen Eira’s planning CRISIS has emerged.  It is basically a tale of consistently failing to up date the Planning Scheme...

GLEN EIRA’s PLANNING CRISIS

Glen Eira has a planning CRISIS.  Our neighbourhoods are being destroyed by excessive and inappropriate development. Despite vocal and consistent demands from residents, our Council doesn’t have a cohesive, strategic plan to address development now or into the future....