Residents told Council won’t budge on Strathaird Reserve

Residents of Strathmore have been told Moonee Valley Council has knocked back a recent offer by VicRoads to sell Council the ‘Strathaird Reserve’ land. Residents were told VicRoads was informed in August this year that Council would not purchase the land. When residents raised the issue with councillors this week, it was suggested the matter…

Does MVCC get it right on planning?

About half of the Moonee Valley Council’s planning decisions that have been appealed at VCAT since December 2016 have been overturned, as identified by a MVBlog analysis.

Moonee Valley Blog has examined 40 decisions made by VCAT appealing planning decisions made by the council elected in October 2016, or under delegation in that time.

Here are the results.