Subdivision approved

INDIGO Shire Council, on Tuesday night, approved a 10-lot subdivision close to the centre of Beechworth.

Mayor Bernard Gaffney and deputy Barbara Murdoch voted against the application which passed 4-2, after the former quizzed development and community services director Mark Florence for more than five minutes with a number of his concerns.

The application was originally made for a 13-lot subdivision plus road reserve situated between Tanswell Street and Ford Street off Pritchard Lane, an area known as the Beechworth Tennis Courts.

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