The following media release was issued by ACTPLA on 07 May 2010. The media release and Planning and Development (Draft Variation No. 302) Consultation Notice 2010 has been reproduced below. The North Canberra Community Council is concerned that Draft Variation 302 may have a detrimental impact and serious ramifications for ‘disused’ old school grounds and the council encourages the community to analyse the impact of the Draft Variation and provide appropriate comment by the cut off date of Tuesday 22 June 2010.
The following is an ACT Government Media Release: Northbourne Avenue, London Circuit to undergo $7.6m upgrade Released 18/03/2010 Two of Canberra’s busiest roads, Northbourne Avenue and London Circuit, will undergo significant safety improvements and maintenance over the next three months, Chief Minister and Minister for Transport, Jon Stanhope, said today. Roadworks on London Circuit start this week while the first stage of the Northbourne Avenue works commence next week. The entire works will be completed by mid-June 2010.