People’s Panel present recommendations

November 19, 2014

The People’s Panel presented its recommendations to Council at a special Future Melbourne Committee on Monday 17 November 2014.

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Listen to audio of the Future Melbourne Committee meeting:

Eleven recommendations were put forward, covering a range of areas from rates, the environment, sustainability and climate change to managing assets, community services and capital works.

The panel was praised for the dedication and effort they had shown in deliberating on, and developing, its recommendations.

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle said Council would give full and fair consideration to the recommendations.

Chair of Council’s Finance and Governance Committee, Councillor Stephen Mayne said the panel’s report would help to shape Council’s first 10-Year Financial Plan and influence Council decisions for years to come.

The report will be considered at a Council meeting at 5.30pm on 25 November 2014. The community are welcome to attend.