Naked for Satan proposes massive new development

Naked for Satan proposes massive new development

Naked for Satan plan to add two storeys to the building behind them, which fronts onto Victoria St. Then they want to join their existing rooftop bar to this development via a skybridge over and a tunnel underneath the laneway. It sounds ambitious to create another huge bar and restaurant for 400 patrons when some existing ones in Fitzroy are struggling.…

proposal for new public housing on Brunswick St

proposal for new public housing on Brunswick St

A recent tweet from Wired Collingwood alerted me to a new page on the Victorian government DHS Housing site that explains the plans for the proposed expansion of public housing at Atherton Gardens.

It will be built on the site of the existing carpark on the north end of the Brunswick St side of the Atherton Gardens estate, and will add 152 homes to the existing 800 flats.…

construction starts on cheesegrater artist apartments

construction starts on cheesegrater artist apartments

Despite years of protest about its excessive size and ugly design, construction of the cheesegrater building on the block covering Young, Kerr, Argyle and Napier streets has begun. They’re now called the Artist apartments. In this 2004 article the high price and design of the proposed apartments are discussed as the problems causing slow off the plan sales.…