unChain Newsletter – March Quarter 2014

The March Quarter unChain Newsletter is now available. The newsletter covers the following topics: State Election in November The unChain questionnaire of candidates New General Managers Neighbourhood Zones Yarra Trams proposal for Acland St Forum on Fitzroy St The St Kilda Triangle Rebuilding the Stokehouse St Kilda Festival Fishermans Bend Urban Renewal Area Port Melbourne: Waterfront…


Fishermans Bend Consultation Submission

unChain made a submission to Places Victoria on the Draft Vision & Interim Design Guidelines for the Fishermans Bend Urban Renewal Area as part of the community consultation process. Read unChain’s submission

Tram in Acland Street

Alternative options for the 96 tram in Acland Street

Yarra Trams and Public Transport Victoria (PTV) have plans for the 96 tram route that have issues relating to traffic management, removal of trees and car parking, and impacts on local traders and residential amenity. These led Council and PTV to set up a Community Reference Group for Acland Street to explore alternative options. Background…


Fitzroy Street tram stop – sign our petition

Public Transport Victoria and Yarra Trams are proposing to locate a new DDA compliant tram stop on Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, between Princes St and Grey Street (across from the Bowling Club & school), reducing a significant part of Fitzroy Street to one lane. The local community, including traders, residents and the school, have instead…