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While GERA is encouraged by Item 9.7 “Community Feedback on the Implementation of a Classified Tree Register” in tonight’s Council agenda that encouragement is not without reservations..
“GERA recognises the current 2016-2020 Council’s intention of highlighting and addressing the long, chequered (on/off, non-transparent and contrary to community views expressed in endorsed community plans), yet GERA sees no reason in the Officers Report that acknowledges
- Glen Eira’s status as the only Metro Melbourne Council without an effective significant protection policy and
- Tree Protection measures are included in the current Planning Scheme.
- Data on 200 “valued trees”, as per Council is available.