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The City of Boroondara (Council) gives notice under section 206 and Schedule 10 Clause 3 of the Local Government Act 1989 and section 114 of the Local Government Act 2020 that it proposes to discontinue and sell part of the road at the rear of 32 Connell Street, Hawthorn, which is shown hatched on the plan below.

If discontinued, Council proposes to sell the land from the road to the adjoining owners at 32 Connell Street, Hawthorn, by private treaty in accordance with its policy.

As part of its Community Engagement process Council is inviting submissions on this proposal.  Any person wishing to make a submission must do so in writing to the undersigned by no later than Friday, 31 December 2021.

A person making a submission is entitled to request in the submission that they wish to appear in person, or to be represented by a person specified in the submission, in support of the submission at a meeting of the Council or its Committee on a date, time and place to be determined by the Council. 

All submissions will be considered in accordance with section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.

Following the consideration of any submissions, Council may decide to discontinue and sell the road, part of the road, or not to discontinue and sell the road.

Any person making a written submission is advised that all submissions and personal information in the submission will be handled by Council in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014.

For more information, contact Rebecca Dewar, Acting Coordinator Revenue & Property Services on (03) 9278 4359.