Thousands rubbish plan for Arthurs Seat Dump

June 11, 2013 at 12:13 PM

The Mornington Peninsula Shire Council is pushing ahead with plans for a rubbish and asbestos tip near Arthurs Seat despite fervent opposition from thousands of residents.

The water-filled former quarry, just 500 metres from Arthurs Seat State Park has been proposed as a 20 year solution to the shire's rubbish disposal needs.

But as the $12-million proposal awaits approval from the EPA and the council, the Peninsula Preservation Group has launched a co-ordinated attack against the move.

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