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Your say: Rail Noise

posted Sep 12, 2012, 2:02 AM by Site Editor   [ updated Sep 12, 2012, 2:03 AM ]
Public meeting - Rail Noise

The Draft Passenger Rail Infrastructure Noise Policy, developed by the Department of Transport, aims to establish a process and guidelines which balance the benefits of new rail infrastructure with the possible impacts on those living nearby.
Maribyrnong Council is holding a public meeting to inform Council’s final response to the Department of Transport. You will have the opportunity to talk to experts about the policy and submit feedback.

Where: Maribyrnong City Council offices, Hyde & Napier Sts
When: Thursday 20 September, 7.30-9pm

If you are unable to attend the meeting, Council will be accepting comments in writing up to 5pm Wednesday 19 September.
You can email your comments to or post to PO Box 58, Footscray 3011.

  • 7.30pm Arrival (tea and coffee)
  • 7.35pm Mayor’s welcome
  • 7.40pm Michael Hopkins Executive Director, Policy and Communications Department of Transport
  • 7.55pm Gustaf Reutersward Melbourne Office Manager SLR Consulting Australia
  • 8.05pm Ian Butterworth Director Infrastructure and Engineering Maribyrnong City Council
  • 8.15 Workshop
  • 9pm Close