Elermore Vale residents have had a win overnight with the Joint Regional Planning Panel refusing a controversial application for a mosque in the suburb.
More than 200 people attended the meeting.
Newcastle Council staff recommended the $7-million project be refused by the Joint Regional Planning Panel.
Independent studies showed the proposed development on Croudace Road would create unacceptable parking and traffic impacts.
Residents spokesman, Steve Beveridge says there has been a huge amount of angst in the community.
“If you live on Croudace/McCaffrey Drive it’s [...]READ MORE »