North East Link project

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Yarra Council has responded to the Victorian Government’s proposal to connect the M80 Ring Road to the Eastern Freeway.

Submission on the North East Link

Yarra City Council's submission on the North East Link follows the release of a Major Transport Infrastructure Authority report on the potential environmental impacts of the project. 

Our submission discusses the areas of greatest concern to the Yarra community, including increased traffic congestion, loss of public open space, and worsening conditions for cyclists, as well as the need to improve public transport options. Our full submission can be viewed here.

Expert witness reports 

An Inquiry and Advisory Committee is considering the environmental effects of the proposed North East Link Project.

Expert witness reports from the North East Link Project and other parties are available to view on the Engage Victoria website.  

Further details on the project can be found on the North East Link website.