ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS

at 11 Rutherford Crescent, Ainslie, ACT

  • The CURRENT building should be considered for heritage listing - architecture and significant Ainslie building from early 1900s

  • There are currently 19 trees on the block, of which, 16 are proposed to be removed and one other pruned by half therefore removing the bird habitat provided by the tallest tree; 7 of these trees to be are Protected - so should not be removed!

  • The last 3 remaining trees on the block - all protected trees have buildings proposed in their protection zones so will be impacted or potentially killed by the building

  • All other shrubs on the block are to be removed - including those on the outside of the existing fence - removing all shrubs from the Bill Pye Park area completely

  • All the protection for any animal or birds living and coming to the park will be gone after the development completion

  • 6 trees in the Park have canopies extending over this block, the buildings are proposed in all their protection zones, this is not be approved and will impact or kill the these trees