Julie Matheson

Business Specialist CFP | Local Government Expert | Political Adviser

DAPs a disaster

Subiaco councillor Julie Matheson said she has discovered over a dozen cases where developments have been approved by DAPs despite being strongly opposed by local residents.

“I am in favour of the DAP where it’s state and regional significant projects – for example Elizabeth Quay – but when it comes to local buildings, local councils are the best decision-makers,” she said.

Powers granted to expert panels to approve major projects anger Perth residents – ABC News

Here’s another opinion by Ian MacRae, President of Local Government Planners Association.  See Ian’s paper delivered at the UWA: http://tinyurl.com/959f2ve

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