Blog categorized as 2016

16.12 Big win for residents in parliamentary vote

01 Dec 2016 10:43 PM By We Live Here - Comment(s)
The Owners Corporation Amendment (Short Stay Accommodation) Bill 2016 has been referred back to the Environment and Planning Committee for inquiry.

16.11 City Schools for City Kids

01 Nov 2016 10:42 PM By We Live Here - Comment(s)
The State Government announced on Tuesday, October 11 that it is going to buy land to build a primary school in Docklands and also to build new schools in North Melbourne and Fishermans Bend. At last the government has decided to act.

16.10 Vertical living should be celebrated

01 Oct 2016 10:41 PM By We Live Here - Comment(s)
Melbourne has a long history of apartment living. Pre-war, this was the choice of wealthy bohemians seeking alternatives to the Victorian terrace and post-war.

16.09 Call for action on court ruling

01 Sep 2016 10:39 PM By We Live Here - Comment(s)
Apartment residents, the hotel industry and developers of high-rise apartment buildings are under threat unless the State Government acts.

16.08 Policy on short-stays

01 Aug 2016 10:37 PM By We Live Here - Comment(s)
The We Live Here movement has developed a draft policy on short-stays that will be presented to all forms of government. We want to help legislators by providing solutions.