2014-01-30 00:42:56 Source: Sydney Original URL Marieedit
Chinese developer Jinshan Investment Company plans to transform the Palace Theatre, a concert hall on Bourke Street in Melbourne, into a 72-meter-high tower, turning it into the Starwood W Hotel.
Ken Ong, chairman of the Planning Department, said that although developers will be highlydecreasedIt's about 30 meters, but it still doesn't match the Bourke Hillp area. "We try to maintain as much of the perspective as possible from the steps of the Parliament Building. This is a clear message, and sometimes people need to respect the planning regulations." He said.