What is a Parklet?
Parklets are repurposed car parking spaces designed to create new spaces for community through the provision of seating, greenery and bike parking facilities. This includes the opportunity for businesses to extend seating and offer outdoor dining options.
Where are the current parklets located?
Parklet locations are marked on the map available here https://mvcc.vic.gov.au/autumn-parklet-program/
Where are the current street/laneway closures?
St Leondards Road, Ascot Vale
Hallkeeper Lane, (Opposite Moonee Ponds Railway Station), Moonee Ponds
Junction Lane, Moonee Ponds
How has Council supported businesses to facilitate outdoor dining during Covid restrictions?
Council has worked with businesses to ensure conditions are met such as providing COVID-19 Safe Plans and making the permit process easier. Council has also undertaken traffic management plans to make this a positive and safe experience for everyone.