Does cramming seventy units, retail space and a pool into …

Comment on Multi-storey car park for the hospital: Lambley by Chris Slater.

Does cramming seventy units, retail space and a pool into the two small blocks pictured make sense?
Across the road is the town eyesore. Oh that’s right a couple of sacred trees trumps development or does it?
There must be more to the story. You can bet it’s about bottom line as it always is.
South Terrace and Gap Road are already under traffic stress.
Add Alice Star units currently under construction on just three old Alice household blocks and the seventy five units for the bowling club site on South Terrace and we are creating a traffic and infrastructure nightmare for the future.

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