Moyne councillors defy council recommendation to refuse planning permit

Ben Silvester
Updated April 10 2022 - 9:38am, first published April 8 2022 - 6:30pm
Sceptical: Moyne Shire mayor Ian Smith was the only councillor who stuck with the council recommendation to refuse a planning permit, concerned about setting a bad precedent. Picture: Anthony Brady.

Moyne Shire councillors have voted to overturn the expert recommendation of council planning officers and grant a planning permit for a subdivision in Koroit.

Ben Silvester

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