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Draft Final Report Published

Draft Final Report Published

At last we have been able to release the draft masterplans for the four town. Thanks to everyone who contributed, either at the walkshops, meetings, through the surveys or on the blog site. The plans show proposed works, layouts and examples of similar work elsewhere. You can find them here… Haddon Meredith Rokewood Teesdale There … Continue reading

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I Believe…  Gavin on Teesdale, Placemaking and Sheds following somewhat circuituitously Geoff on Carparking, Crossing Points & Engineering

I Believe… Gavin on Teesdale, Placemaking and Sheds following somewhat circuituitously Geoff on Carparking, Crossing Points & Engineering

I believe the community appropriating the old mechanics shed and surrounding land adjacent to the shop (“Reclaim the Shed”) is an exciting and realistic goer.  It is a much better option then swapping over sheds with the CFA to develop their shed. Some people think the old Mechanic’s shed’s proximity to the main st  and … Continue reading

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A mooving story from Shepparton

A mooving story from Shepparton

Most of the stories hereabouts are about some community somewhere else doing something. Of course these communities might not look quite like yours, they might be in a different country with different folks, made for a different space with different populations, so there will always a reason why they might not work locally. But here … Continue reading

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The things that come in the post

The things that come in the post

While we are on the subject of stuff happening on mainstreets across the world, I thought I’d let you in to my world of  secret  things that turn in my email just when you least expect it… This morning, crack of dawn, while those pesky miner birds were digging for worms in the front garden … Continue reading

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Mainstreets

Mainstreets

For those who came to the workshops and thought David a little quirky, I thought I’d pop up these few links. These are mainstreet programs are run by local governments all around Victoria sustaining business and community in the face of stiff opposition from outside places, traders, and other lures in the face of everyone’s … Continue reading

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