Mature shade trees or more shade structures are a possibility for Todd Street North. Complaints about lack of shade in the area – redesigned and opened to traffic last year – has prompted council to look at costs of planting mature trees or installing additional shade structures. KIERAN FINNANE reports.
Is there a solution to the stalemate between the Town Council and Alice Plaza about the Plaza installing a grease trap on council land? KIERAN FINNANE reports on the latest round of questions and answers. Pictured: Patrons enjoying al fresco tables at Piccolo's; the mostly closed doors of Alice Plaza's eastern frontage in the background.
Businesses opening their doors onto the street is a make or break situation for Todd Street North, with the most critical premises being the tenancies on the eastern side of Alice Plaza. If one solution is grease traps, allowing a cafe to open up in the location, is everyone trying hard enough to make that happen? KIERAN FINNANE reports.