Latrobe City Council to urge minister to reverse his ULAB approval
Latrobe City councillors have voted to write to the planning minister urging him to reverse his decision to approve the Used Lead Acid Battery (ULAB) recycling facility at Hazelwood North.
At a special meeting last night, councillors expressed their frustration about the minister's intervention after Council rejected the proposal.
Council said it will continue to strongly advocate to the Minister for Planning to listen to the community. They will write to the Minister demanding urgent action to reverse his decision.
During the meeting, councillors expressed their ongoing frustration and disappointment about the ministerial intervention into this matter under the auspice of the government’s Development Facilitation Program.