After Doyle, mayoral candidates cast doubt on $250m Victoria Market plans
Robert Doyle's departure as lord mayor has increased uncertainty around a project he championed - the massive redevelopment of the Queen Victoria Market - with two candidates who may replace him promising to dump the $250 million plan. Melbourne City Council, which owns the market, was ...
Lord mayoral candidate Sally Capp says Melbourne City Council culture needs 'realignment'
A priority if she wins the May mayoral election is getting the $250 million Queen Vic Market redevelopment back on track. The redevelopment was championed by Mr Doyle, but is facing delays amid a protest campaign by a group including potential lord mayoral candidate Phil Cleary. Ms Capp said the ...
Historical Society slams revised glasshouse plan for market pavilion
An image of the revised traders pavilion proposal at Queen Victoria Market. Picture: Supplied. Market renewal managers submitted an amended application to Melbourne City Council for the temporary pavilion, proposed last June. The revised plans were for a much shorter and narrower building.