Friends of the Healesville Freeway Reserve

www.friendsofthehealesvillefreewayreserve.org

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The result of the view the community expressed at the Action day held on 23rd March was

 

Overwhelming in favour of retaining the HFR corridor as Open Space

 

The No 1 issue people voted for as most important wasOpen space at 85% while the VicRoads concept got the least votes at less than 1%

 

Total Votes – 758

  • Action day votes – 260
  • Face to face – 498 (conducted on 15th, 16th & 22nd March at Vermont South Shopping Center and Brentford Square Shopping Center)

Estimated attendance at the Action Day – 400

Not everyone who attended stayed for the whole time and several people who attended had already voted at the Face to Face and so could not vote again.

 

Break Up by Concept - 1 Most liked - 5 Least liked

Ranking-       1            2               3               4                       

 

Australian Labor Party – 100% Open Space

42.92%

25.94%

14.31%

12.89%

3.93%

City of Whitehorse Vision – approx 20% Housing

2.99%

11.16%

35.06%

49.53%

1.26%

Concept 4 Preservation - 100% Open Space

41.67%

45.13%

7.70%

4.25%

1.26%

Low Impact Housing -20% Housing

11.64%

17.14%

41.51%

28.93%

0.79%

Vic Roads Shared Path Concept – 60% housing

0.79%

0.63%

1.42%

4.40%

92.77%