Structure Plans

Airport West and Essendon Airport: auto-centricity status quo?

25th Mar 2014
On Wednesday 19th March the Planning Minister Matthew Guy announced the Metropolitan Planning Authority, Moonee Valley City Council and Essendon fields are to begin working on a new framework "to... Read more

Conversations with Matthew Guy, Episode II - In the Zone

18th Oct 2013
Following on from Alastair's article on Monday , Urban Melbourne continues its coverage of the Plan Melbourne Strategy by today taking a look at the Reformed Zones, particularly the new Residential... Read more

Transforming Australian Cities - a must read

30th Aug 2013
Update: 30/8/13. Kevin Rudd has announced if the ALP are re-elected on September 7th, they will establish a Minister for Cities. We welcome Federal Leadership in cities and hope everyone who views... Read more

Port Phillip's Montague Structure plan

1st Apr 2013
As a precursor to numerous planning applications appearing for Fishermans Bend, today we'll focus on Montague - one of four defined Fisherman's Bend sub-precincts planned by the state government... Read more