Archive for the ‘Telstra Tower Eureka St’ Category

Jul 27
2015

Poppet Heads

Poppet Heads

Does anyone knows the locations of these 2 poppet heads in the Ballarat East section of this old panorama. The first is a small one NNE of the fire station at about 1-2o’clock? Can you see it? The other is a much larger one like the replica they have at sovereign  hill to the very […]

May 1
2015

fingers working overtime

fingers working overtime

A few things that are running out of time: St Pauls Way – your feedback is due by Friday 1st May at 5pm all info here: http://ballarateast.net/have-your-say-on-st-pauls-way/ Telstra Tower – to have impact at VCAT the team need you to join as a party, you need to do this by May 6th all info here: […]

Apr 23
2015

Off to VCAT we go…

Off to VCAT we go…

So Telstra are taking the City of Ballarat to VCAT to allow the development of a telecommunications tower in historic Eureka St, Ballarat East. There have been a lot of great ideas given to Telstra about ways to proceed that the community would agree with. Unfortunately they have chosen to ignore those. Locals are putting […]

Feb 11
2015

Decision for Eureka

Decision for Eureka

After a number of pauses in the journey to getting a decision about the telecommunications tower in Eureka St, the proposal was refused at the last council meeting in a 4:1 vote. Before the vote 4 Councillors asked to be excused from discussion and voting on the tower due to conflict of interest. As Cr […]

Dec 21
2014

Telstra Pole Decision #2

Telstra Pole Decision #2

You’ll remember that the decision about the Telecommunications Pole for Eureka Street was slated for the last Council Meeting. Read all about it here: http://ballarateast.net/telstra-pole-decision/ And you can read about the background on this proposed development here: http://ballarateast.net/topics/dev/telstra-tower-eureka-st/ The Courier reported on the story here: http://www.thecourier.com.au/story/2754571/ballarat-east-residents-concerned-over-telecommunications-tower-proposal/ When time came to discuss the decision three Councillors […]

Dec 6
2014

Telstra Pole Decision

Telstra Pole Decision

Hello everyone, the decision about the Telstra Pole tower thingie has been called into this week Council Meeting. Wednesday 10th December 2014 7pm – agenda here: http://www.ballarat.vic.gov.au/ac/council-meetings-agendas/council-agenda-minutes-2014.aspx Here is the information about the proposal for the meeting: http://www.ballarat.vic.gov.au/media/2887208/12.1.pdf Local residents of Eureka Street have been doing a mighty job talking with council officers, Councillors and […]

Nov 6
2014

Letter from residents in Eureka Street

Dear Councillors I’m forwarding this email to all Councillors as none were able to attend the mediation meeting for 36.3 metre structure at 328 Eureka St. Myself and several other objectors from the Eureka St Heritage precinct area were able to attend. 3 points which you may like to know. POINT ONE The proposers would […]

Nov 1
2014

Telstra Pole Update

Here is an update from people working to change the location of the Telstra Monopole planned for Eureka Street. It’s worth saying that a pole could become a tower. It’s worth saying its not to late to have an input into the outcome. This increased usage is due no doubt to the level of over […]

Oct 17
2014

Mediation for Telstra Tower in Eureka Street

The telecommunications tower, or monopole, proposed for Eureka Street has received 29 objections. Council is providing a mediation session with the developers to discuss the issue. Tuesday 21st October 5.15pm at the Ballarat Town Hall RSVP: jadeerwin@ballarat.vic.gov.au or 5320 5827 You can still make a submission on this issue.  

Mar 3
2014

Telstra responds

Here is what one resident received in response to her objection. It’s clear that they are going to put it somewhere, so lets come up with some ideas about where they might put it. Please comment below. Telstra Response 24.02.14 web Click here to opne PDF    

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