News

  • Mar - 29 - 2017 9:09 am McKinnon to open second school campus

    The Age has published an article announcing the potential for a second campus of the McKinnon Secondary College on the East Village site.

  • Feb - 23 - 2017 10:19 am Council endorses partnership with VPA

    The Glen Eira City Council has endorsed a partnership with the Victorian Planning Authority to assist Council officers in assessing and preparing a Structure Plan for the East Village precinct.

  • Dec - 7 - 2016 12:38 pm Community forum presentation available to download

    We thank all members of the community who attended the open forum on Tuesday 6 December and who asked their questions about the East Village draft masterplan. As discussed, a copy of the presentation has been made available to download from the Documents page.

  • Nov - 30 - 2016 9:51 am Have your say on the draft masterplan

    Members of the community are invited to attend an open forum on Tuesday 6th December to discuss the East Village draft masterplan. It will be held from 7-9pm in the meeting room at Duncan Mackinnon Reserve Pavilion. The forum will be run as a Q&A, so people are encouraged to come along and ask their questions.

  • Nov - 21 - 2016 3:16 pm Draft masterplan released

    The owners of the East Village precinct have today released a draft 20-year masterplan for the revitalisation of the Bentleigh East industrial precinct for community input.

  • Nov - 15 - 2016 2:13 pm Sixth masterplan elements paper released

    The sixth masterplan elements paper in the series of seven can now be downloaded from the Documents page. The paper examines the needs and planning considerations for community and education in the East Village precinct.

  • Nov - 8 - 2016 8:46 am Community drop in sessions announced to discuss draft masterplan

    Consultation on the development of a draft 20 year masterplan for East Village is drawing to close with the release of the draft masterplan scheduled for around the 21st of November 2016. Two community drop in sessions have also been announced for the 23rd and 26th November.

  • Oct - 11 - 2016 4:49 pm Fifth masterplan elements paper released

    Environmentally Sustainable Design (ESD) is the focus of the fifth masterplan elements paper released today. It explains how the redevelopment of the East Village precinct will seek to set a new best-practice benchmark in ESD.

  • Oct - 4 - 2016 3:16 pm Fourth elements paper examines housing diversity

    The fourth masterplan elements paper in the series of seven can now be downloaded. It looks at the diverse range of housing options under consideration to meet the future demographic needs of the East Village precinct.

  • Sep - 20 - 2016 11:09 am Second masterplan elements paper released

    The second masterplan elements document, looking at current and future needs for open space in the East Village precinct, has today been released. "Masterplan Elements #2 - Open Space" is one of several papers being released by the owners of the East Village precinct in the coming weeks, each exploring a different key issue raised during the first three phases of community consultation.

  • Sep - 13 - 2016 11:04 am Phase 4 of community consultation commences

    The owners of the East Village precinct have today announced the start of the fourth phase of community consultation, which will see the development of a 20-year plan for the Bentleigh East industrial precinct...

  • Aug - 8 - 2016 5:18 pm Phase 3 of consultation now closed

    The third phase of the consultation process has concluded. To see a complete summary of the feedback received during phase 3, you can download a copy of the report.

  • Jul - 7 - 2016 5:18 pm Initial summary of community feedback from phase 3 released

    A detailed summary of feedback provided at the two community drop-in sessions and on the website in June has been prepared. Comments on the six preliminary design concepts can still be submitted until the end of July 2016 as part of phase 3 of the community consultation.

  • Jun - 29 - 2016 11:01 am Phase 3 community drop-ins conclude

    Two community drop-ins have been held in June as part of phase 3 of the East Village precinct consultation process. Anyone who missed the drop-ins can still download the information pamphlet and provide feedback on the preliminary design concepts until the end of July.

  • Jun - 6 - 2016 1:00 pm Second round of community drop-ins announced

    The owners of the East Village precinct have announced the second-round of community drop-in events to get community input on the recently released preliminary design concepts for the precinct masterplan

  • Apr - 26 - 2016 10:28 am Design principles released

    Phase 2 of the consultation process to develop a 20 year masterplan for the East Village precinct has concluded with the release of the design principles which will be used to prepare development concepts for the East Village precinct.

  • Feb - 11 - 2016 9:26 am Community drop in events announced

    The owners of the East Village precinct have announced the first round of community drop-in events as part of consultation on the development of a 20 year masterplan for the Bentleigh East industrial area.

  • Jan - 12 - 2016 10:44 am Stakeholders briefed on new approach to precinct

    The owners of the Bentleigh East industrial precinct have started to let key stakeholders know about the community engagement underway for the site. See the stakeholder briefing pack.

  • Jan - 12 - 2016 7:59 am East Village Community Consultation Website Launched

    Residents of Bentleigh East and surrounding areas have been invited to make suggestions about the design principles for a 20 year masterplan which is to be developed for industrial and commercially zoned land adjacent to East Boundary Road, Bentleigh East. Media release.