Launceston ratepayers fork over thousands for planning appeals

Joe Colbrook
January 29 2024 - 5:00am
Two planning decisions involving 23 Lytton Street, Invermay have been appealed at a planning tribunal at a combined cost of $38,308.38. Picture by Craig George
Two planning decisions involving 23 Lytton Street, Invermay have been appealed at a planning tribunal at a combined cost of $38,308.38. Picture by Craig George

Appeals against planning decisions have cost Launceston ratepayers nearly $300,000 over the past two years, with one councillor calling the spend "a waste".

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Joe Colbrook

Joe Colbrook

Journalist

Journalist at The Examiner, covering local government and planning, emergency services, breaking news and court. Send tips to joe.colbrook@austcommunitymedia.com.au. Ex-Jimboomba Times, UQ Alumni

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