The Maroondah Leader this week ran a feature on the plans for the Ringwood Central Activities District, outlining the plans for the transformation of Ringwood into a vibrant, accessible and sustainable urban centre.
Ultimately this vision require cooperation across all levels of Government and the redevelopment of Ringwood Station is one area where a State Government commitment is urgently required:
“Council has invested heavily in footpaths in Ringwood and plans to invest heavily in community facilities, we need the redeveloped Ringwood Station to complement this and the central activities district,” Cr Makin said. “If we want Ringwood CAD to become the regional centre for the eastern suburbs, we need the station to be replaced.”
Ringwood Station currently fails disability compliance standards making it difficult to use by our community. It is imperative that all political parties commit to the redevelopment of Ringwood Station to deliver a safe, integrated and accessible transport interchange that will serve as a catalyst for Ringwood’s revitalisation into a .