Improvements near RCH
The MCC plans to carry out works between the hospital and tram to cope with traffic volumes. Link to works proposal is here – these works are now underway
Flemington Rd Oval
MCC have undertaken an upgrade to the oval adjacent to the RCH on Flemington Rd. The plans include the building of a new pavilion and installation of lights. These works are now progressing.
Zoo Car Parking Expansion Plans
Refer to recent article in The Age – Zoo Car Park Expansion
RPPG, FoRP and PPL are currently trying to get meetings with the CoM and the Zoo to understand the purported need for this.
Parkville Gardens – Tower Heights for Stages 9-12
The developer has submitted request to increase the heights of the 4 remaining towers (1 already approved). The biggest increase is an almost doubling of the height of a tower from 40m to 79m which is approximately 26 storeys.
Objections have been lodged by many including CoM.