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Lennox Village Vision concept plan goes public

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Lennox Head village centre concept design – Ballina Shire Council.

Draft concept designs for Lennox Head village centre have gone public today at Ballina Shire Council, and online.

The ‘Lennox Village Vision’ has been in development for some years, with considerable community engagement in the process, which seeks to balance essential existing characteristics of the Lennox Head village with improvements.

The proposal includes suggested changes to Ross Park, Lennox Park, Ballina Street and Park Lane.

You can see the complete plans online here, or by visiting the Ballina Council offices at 40 Cherry Street Ballina.

Public submissions close on Friday 10 July 2020. Online feedback can be made here.


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