Author: Moira Harbour

January 22, 2018 Moira Harbour No comments exist

A new road bridge connecting Station Street to Station Street over the Patterson River is planned. This can be used as a temporary rail by-pass whilst any changes to the Patterson River rail bridge are completed. Allowing for a safety fence 3m from the by-pass rail track access to properties either side of Patterson River…

January 22, 2018 Moira Harbour No comments exist

Carrum Station Options for a Trench LXRA say: A rail under road design is not possible in Carrum due to: 1. The distance between the Patterson River and McLeod Road is not long enough to provide train clearance under the road and return to ground level before the Patterson River rail bridge at an incline…

December 17, 2017 Moira Harbour No comments exist

Dear Commissioner Lang You may not be aware that the State Government of Victoria has not done an Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation study (EPBC) in regards to the Elevated Rail project over Seaford Road in Seaford.  As this planned project is 700 metres from Ramsar Wetlands, which is specifically mentioned in the EPBC act…

December 15, 2017 Moira Harbour 1 comment

Dr. Gillian Sparkes Victorian Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability Level 16,  570 Bourke St. Melbourne Vic. 3000 E: info.ces@ces.vic.gov.au   (Date …………………………….) Dear Dr. Sparkes I write seeking an Environmental Effects Statement (EES) or consideration of The Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Act Relating to the removal of Seaford Road Railway Crossing, in Seaford Victoria….

October 19, 2017 Moira Harbour No comments exist

Dear Mr Frydenberg You may not be aware that the State Government of Victoria has not done an Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation study (EPBC) in regards to the Elevated Rail project over Seaford Road in Seaford. As this planned project is 700 metres from Ramsar Wetlands, which is specifically mentioned in the EPBC act…

October 19, 2017 Moira Harbour No comments exist

Dear Daniel Andrews, It has been clearly established the LXRA is only the propaganda face of the Crossing Removal project and makes no decisions. I maintain that it is up to you Daniel Andrews to respond to the questions the Seaford Community are asking regarding the elevated rail at Seaford Road, ludicrously labelled as a…

August 8, 2017 Moira Harbour No comments exist

Dear Minister X, I support the removal of the Level Crossings. However, I have an issue with the way it is to be done. The proposed “Hybrid Solution”  at Seaford Road (which is an elevated solution) I consider substandard. On Sunday 23rd July we held a Rally in Seaford, with more than 300 people protesting…