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Proposed Road Discontinuance – Part Hope Street, Geelong

Local Government Act 1989

The Greater City of Geelong Council (“the Council”), acting in accordance with section 206 (1) and 223 and Clause 3 of Schedule 10 of the Local Government Act 1989 (“the Act”), proposes to discontinue part of Hope Street, Geelong (Part Lot 1 TP555343J) measuring approximately 9.1m in lengths as shown as marked on the plan. This spur of Hope Street, Geelong is currently in private ownership. Once discontinued the land will be sold to the owner of the adjoining property and consolidated with their title.


Proposed Public Highway Declaration - Part Hope Street, Geelong

Local Government Act 1989

Notice is given pursuant to sections 204(1) and 223 of the Local Government Act 1989 (“Act”) that the Greater City of Geelong Council (‘the Council”) proposes to declare Hope Street as hatched on the plan as a public highway.

Part of Lot 1 TP555343J is considered to be a public highway at common law having been maintained by the Council and is on the Council’s Municipal Public Road Register under the Road Management Act 2004. The proposal is to put this public highway status beyond doubt.

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Hope Street, Geelong

SUBMISSION PROCESS

Proposed Road Discontinuance – Part Hope Street, Geelong

Local Government Act 1989

In accordance with section 223 of the Act, any person may make a submission to the Council on the proposed road discontinuance. All submissions will be considered. If a person requests to be heard in support of their submission they must include their request to be heard in the written submission and this will entitle them to appear either personally or by a person acting on their behalf, before a Submissions Review Panel. The date, time and location will be advised.The Greater City of Geelong Council (“the Council”), acting in accordance with section 206 (1) and 223 and Clause 3 of Schedule 10 of the Local Government Act 1989 (“the Act”), proposes to discontinue part of Hope Street, Geelong (Part Lot 1 TP555343J) measuring approximately 9.1m in lengths as shown as marked on the plan. This spur of Hope Street, Geelong is currently in private ownership. Once discontinued the land will be sold to the owner of the adjoining property and consolidated with their title.


Proposed Public Highway Declaration - Part Hope Street, Geelong

Local Government Act 1989

In accordance with section 223 of the Act, any person may make a submission to the Council on the proposed highway declaration. All submissions will be considered. If a person requests to be heard in support of their submission they must include their request to be heard in the written submission and this will entitle them to appear either personally or by a person acting on their behalf, before a Submissions Review Panel. The date, time and location will be advised.


Written submissions on either matters must be received in writing by Wednesday 5 August 2020 and addressed to the Manager, Property, Procurement and Assets, Greater Geelong City Council, PO Box 104, Geelong Vic 3220. Alternatively, submissions can be made online below.

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