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Parliament Square bill passed

posted 11.12 in news.

Parliament Square – original proposal (FJMT + Citta) Six days ago, the Tasmanian government introduced a bill to remove Hobart’s Parliament Square project from the planning process, where it has been battled over since 2009 (at...

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10 Murray crunch time

posted 05.11 in news.

Here’s a link to video coverage last Friday of the 10 Murray St debate in Hobart – all coming to a head in the supreme court today and tomorrow.

State Offices (Hobart)

posted 04.11 in resources.

10 Murray Street
Hobart

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10 Murray goes supreme?

posted 03.11 in news.

Having had their appeal to the planning court rejected, the Save 10 Murray team are gearing up to take it to the Supreme Court. This requires them to have $30,000 available in the event that they lose. Please consider pledging something here, but...

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10 Murray appeal rejected

posted 02.11 in news.

The appeal by the Save 10 Murray group against Hobart’s Parliament Square redevelopment has been rejected by the Resources Management and Planning Appeals Tribunal. The group appealed the Sullivan Cove Waterfront Authority and Tasmanian...

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Parliament Square - a year of it

posted 01.11 in news.

On the day before the night before Christmas, the latest episode in a year of courtroom tussling over a key site in Hobart. At the Supreme Court of Tasmania’s last session of the year, Justice Wood upheld an appeal against the Appeals...

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Another Brut to bite dust

posted 08.09 in news.

10 Murray Street in Hobart, labelled an “eyesore” in today’s Hobart Mercury , is to tumble to make way for a new development. View Larger Map The new development is by developers Citta and rather busy architects, project...

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