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by Llessur2002
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Prospect
Replies: 153
Views: 55255

Re: News & Developments: Prospect

Long overdue - it's a very bland and depressing road at the moment and a nightmare to walk along in the summer due to the complete lack of shade. Hopefully the landscaping will be maintained into the future. Prospect Council vision to transform Main North Rd into “green corporate boulevard” Prospect...
by Llessur2002
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] 73-85 Pirie Street | 89m | 22 Levels | Office
Replies: 181
Views: 50467

[APP] Re: 73-85 Pirie Street | 89m | 22 Levels | Office

Before anyone gets too upset, I recall reading in an article that Pelligra Group are planning on buying the Allianz building next door to this and demolishing that to make way for a large mixed use office/hotel development. If it’s that beautiful two story building then I hope it never happens. Sam...
by Llessur2002
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council
Replies: 3593
Views: 540860

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council

Lime e-scooters riding out of the CBD, purple and yellow variations coming in Lime electric scooters have been given the boot from the CBD. Adelaide City Council has today announced Lime had not won a permit to continue operating its green e-scooters on city streets. Instead, Singaporean company Be...
by Llessur2002
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council
Replies: 3593
Views: 540860

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council

Facebook post from BISA this morning: One step closer to an East-West Bikeway. Thank you to City of Adelaide Councillors for their thoughtful and respectful discussion on the City Bikeways project and almost unanimous support for a design process to start looking at a bikeway along Pirie/Waymouth St...
by Llessur2002
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Introduction Thread
Replies: 213
Views: 81676

Re: Introduction Thread

Welcome to the forum! :)
by Llessur2002
Fri Apr 05, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 844
Views: 176979

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Opinion piece about Shed 26 from InDaily yesterday: Saving Shed 26: why keeping this threatened building could rejuvenate the Port With the future of another piece of Port Adelaide’s maritime heritage in the balance, historian Brian Samuels makes a case for the vast building to become the heart of a...
by Llessur2002
Thu Apr 04, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council
Replies: 3593
Views: 540860

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council

Nathan wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 2:10 pm
I firmly believe the continued debate is entirely in bad faith. It's not about believing in a better route than proposed, it's about continuing to hold up the project so that nothing ever happens.
^ absolutely this.
by Llessur2002
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council
Replies: 3593
Views: 540860

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide City Council

ACC arguing amongst themselves like a bunch of children again. Detour for east-west city bikeway The future of an east-west bikeway along Flinders and Franklin Streets is up in the air, with Adelaide City Council rehashing debate over the preferred location for its second city bike route. At a meeti...
by Llessur2002
Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [U/C] North-South Motorway
Replies: 3628
Views: 492790

[U/C] Re: North-South Motorway

An interesting summary of the funding that has been announced: More billions promised for North-South Corridor, but two federal elections away The Federal Government has again declined to fund the North-South Corridor in the budget’s forward estimates, undermining Premier Steven Marshall’s infrastru...
by Llessur2002
Wed Apr 03, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 512
Views: 76470

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

So this is a plantation yes? i.e. it was planted with the intention of one day harvesting the crop? In which case I would say there is an element of caveat emptor applies here - don't buy a house next to trees which were always intended to be cut down at some point and then complain when the trees a...
by Llessur2002
Tue Apr 02, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments
Replies: 1304
Views: 209518

Re: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments

The old Industrial Springs Factory on the corner of Port Road and South Road is currently being demolished. I'm not sure how big the site is any more as I think it was recently sub-divided. The section covered by 341-345 Port Road (i.e. the old art-deco office part of the site at the corner of Port ...
by Llessur2002
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [VIS] Central Market
Replies: 20
Views: 2219

[VIS] Re: Central Market

$51 million slated for Central Market Arcade revamp Adelaide City Council has estimated it will cost more than $51 million to redevelop and expand the ageing Central Market Arcade. Draft budget papers obtained by InDaily show the council expects to spend $24,031,201 in 2020-21 and 2021-22 to cover ...
by Llessur2002
Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Laneway & Streetscape Projects
Replies: 565
Views: 155070

Re: News & Discussion: Laneway & Streetscape Projects

Nathan wrote:
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:33 pm
On the topic of Pirie St, was walking around yesterday and noticed that most of the zebra crossing outside the council building has now been removed. :toilet:
ffs
by Llessur2002
Mon Apr 01, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 11 Frome Street | 135m | 37 Levels | Crowne Plaza / Adelaidean | New tallest
Replies: 973
Views: 204605

[U/C] Re: 11 Frome Street | 135m | 37 Levels | Crowne Plaza / Adelaidean | New tallest

What are peoples' bets for when this is likely to reach full height at the current rate?
by Llessur2002
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Development Discussions
Topic: News & Discussion: Population Growth
Replies: 141
Views: 40439

Re: News & Discussion: Population Growth

First-time poster with article from 2006. Probably best not to click on the links...