Tag Archives: traffic

Brunswick Residents Network Newsletter November 2021

This month’s stories: Moreland name change; walking report; our new Mayor; current VCAT battles and a rare win for residents; government changes to ResCode (learn about a significant planning-nerd issue), farewell to an eminent Brunswick historian; and far too many crashes in northern Nicholson Street. Read on or read in a less clunky format at […]

Walking in Brunswick: the report

“Walking in Brunswick: How to make walking in Brunswick safer and more enjoyable” is our October 2021 report analysing a survey of 922 Brunswick residents. We asked them when, where and why they walked, what would make them walk more, and what places they avoided or found dangerous. Their comments were insightful, and sometimes surprising. […]

Launch invite: “Walking in Brunswick”

Walking in Brunswick: How to make walking in Brunswick safer and more enjoyable This year, Brunswick Residents Network volunteers conducted a major survey of local residents about walking in Brunswick. We are launching our report by Zoom at 7.30pm on Tuesday 5 October, with a famous walker as our special guest, and comments from walking experts  A […]

Brunswick Residents News, May 2021

Welcome to our May 2021 newsletter, with in-depth articles on housing trends and financing, Council budget, saving our streets from dangerous traffic, and lots more local news ranging from green spaces to garbage. Scroll down (sorry if the layout is a bit clunky) or read here on Mailchimp for a smoother experience. Feature: Border closures […]

March newsletter

BRUNSWICK RESIDENTS NETWORK NEWSLETTER – March 2014 This month: – BRN traffic survey online – Council to debate new residential zones this week – NBN turns off copper network in Brunswick – Developers ignore the Brunswick Structure Plan – Pushy women on bikes – Council transparency BRN 2014 traffic survey On 26 February, Brunswick Residents […]

Brunswick traffic report launch

Time for Action! Brunswick Traffic Survey 2014 will be launched tonight, Wednesday 26 February at 6pm. There will be a community report back with results of the survey, which will be officially launched by Brunswick MP Jane Garrett. The report highlights the way that increasing traffic is making life less pleasant, and dangerous, for residents, […]

JANUARY NEWSLETTER

BRUNSWICK RESIDENTS NETWORK NEWSLETTER – January 2014 This month: –  BRN traffic survey –  developers use VCAT to override Council policy –  last chance to inspect plan for Fleming Park –  East-West Tunnel action –  reading, walking and recycling in Brunswick BRN 2014 traffic survey: Thanks to the hundreds of people who responded to the […]

Submit your views to Brunswick Integrated Transport Strategy

Submissions on the Brunswick Integrated Transport Strategy close on 16 August. An initial submission from Brunswick residents has been prepared summarising views and issues raised at the 18 July public meeting after  Council staff outlined the Strategy report. Residents were concerned that the report did not contain any detailed plans for traffic management, and was […]