... but 2,000 residents will be affected WHEN YOU CARVE out a hillside and fell countless trees to build a road through steep terrain it’s bound to be difficult. It’s a surprise, then, that those responsible don’t seem to have anticipated just what it would be like for residents living alongside
Progress "The Road" ie the Ellerton Drive Extension is ploughing through residential areas and bushland behind Queanbeyan as you read this. A resident sent in these photos. Noise and dust are bothering people but reportedly no noise barriers have yet been erected. A council meeting has been scheduled for May. Stay tuned.
A PORTION OF the land on the Queanbeyan Eastern Escarpment earmarked for housing development will likely be protected for its environmental values instead. The move is significant because the area is a wildlife corridor connecting eastern and western ranges. The land has significant environmental values and includes one km of river