Planning

Climate Commission Report - Implications

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[COUNCIL — Thursday, 26 May 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

CLIMATE COMMISSION REPORT — IMPLICATIONS

Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Planning:

(1) Is the minister aware of the Climate Commission’s recently released report entitled “A Critical
Decade”? Read more »

Busselton Foreshore Redevelopment Project

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[COUNCIL — Wednesday, 25 May 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

BUSSELTON FORESHORE REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT

Hon Lynn MacLaren to the Minister for Mental Health representing the Minister for Planning

With reference to the Busselton Foreshore Redevelopment Project (the Project) — Read more »

Busselton Foreshore Redevelopment Project

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[COUNCIL — Tuesday, 24 May 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

BUSSELTON FORESHORE REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT

Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Planning:

I refer to the Busselton foreshore redevelopment project. Read more »

Sustainable development at Harvest Lakes

“Sustainable neighbourhoods” are aggressively marketed in Perth’s suburbs but do they live up to claims or are the real estate pages drowning in greenwash? I asked LandCorp for a guided tour of one of their prized developments to see for myself.

Harvest Lakes was a trendsetter when it was first conceived 9 years on the Eastern fringe of Perth adjacent to the Kwinana Freeway. The site of the 160 hectare development was about 113 hectares of degraded dairy farm, of which only the roof of the shed could be salvaged; the rest was bush and wetland badly in need of re-generation. Read more »

Comments sought on Perth Waterfront proposal

Lynn is currently seeking your comments regarding the proposed Perth Waterfront Development Project. The Planning Commission is currently taking public submissions regarding the Metropolitan Region Scheme Amendment and the Environmental Assessment report for the project. The submission period ends on 27th May and details can be found here.

The Government has not yet publicly released its Master Plan for the area, but some indicative site plans can be viewed here.
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Point Grey Marina

Lynn has made a submission to the EPA regarding the proposed Point Grey Marina. This project threatens to destroy 7.74 ha of Carnaby's Black-Cockatoo foraging habitat and the impacts of dredging threatens the Ramsar listed Peel-Harvey estuary. Submissions closed on 27th April

Read Lynn’s submission.

Read the Public Environmental Review document for the project. Read more »

Hope Valley-Wattleup Redevelopment Amendment Bill 2010

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[COUNCIL — Thursday, 14 April 2011]
Hon Dr Sally Talbot; Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

HOPE VALLEY–WATTLEUP REDEVELOPMENT AMENDMENT BILL 2010

Second Reading
Resumed from 16 March. Read more »

Inquiry into Shack Sites supports removal of shacks at Wedge and Grey

Lynn MacLaren MLC, member of the Legislative Council Committee of Environment and Public Affairs today commented on the report tabled this morning following the inquiry into shack sites.
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Department of Planning - Addressing Climate Change

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[COUNCIL — Wednesday, 6 April 2011]
Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING — ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE

Hon Lynn MacLaren to the Minister for Mental Health representing the Minister for Planning Read more »

Marinas in Western Australia

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[COUNCIL — Tuesday, 22 March 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Simon O'Brien

MARINAS IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA — MANAGING BODY

Hon Lynn MacLaren to the Minister for Finance representing the Minister for Transport Read more »