YWCA wants to bar third party appeals to approved social housing, after Ainslie development stalled

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
June 10 2022 - 7:30pm
The YWCA's Ainslie site and, inset, the design of the supported accommodation. Pictures: Sitthixay Ditthavong, YWCA

A community agency whose approval to build accommodation for vulnerable women was challenged by a residents group is urging the ACT government to prevent similar scenarios from happening in the future.


Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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