Community Rally Against Elevated Rail (aka Sky Rail)

September 22, 2016 Peter No comments exist

NSRFL - Hundreds of Bayside residents rally against Elevated (Sky) Rails for the Frankston LineIn spite of poor weather, we’d like tothank the hundreds of residents who attended the rally against Sky Rail last Sunday, to “Walk Against Elevated Rail” from Chelsea to Edithvale.

NSRFL - Seven News
7News Melbourne -September 18th, 2016
Rising anger for sky rail continues as protestors unite

The No Sky Rail on Frankston Line Inc community association (NSRFL Group) would also like to extend our thanks to the Mayor Tamsin Bearsley (City of Kingston) and Mayor James Dooley (City of Frankston) who also came to address the rally and along with other local councillors, show their councils’ support for the community in fighting the state government’s plans for Elevated Rail along the Frankston rail line.

NSRFL - Even the dogs Say "No" to Sky Rail
Even the dogs Say “No” to Sky Rail

We also like to extend our appreciation to the members of Lower Our Tracks Incorporated, who took time out of there own battle on the Dandenong line to come over and express their support also.

NSRFL - Rally Against Elevated (Sky) Rail

NSRFL March in the CMM News
No Sky Rail protest makes front page of local community news paper.

Hundreds gathered at Victory Park in Chelsea to walk along the Nepean Highway to Edithvale, where a 10 metre high scissor lift, standing at just over half the height of the proposed Sky Rail and station structure, created a great visual aid for will literally overshadow our community.

Rail protests on march



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