Casey backs industrial zone

Honoured: John Mooney has been nominated for an education excellence award. Picture: Ted Kloszynski

CASEY Council will back a Greater Dandenong proposal to convert 350 hectares of Bangholme green wedge for industrial development.

The site is bounded by Eumemmerring Creek, Dandenong-Frankston and Harwood roads and EastLink.

A Casey report said rezoning the area would provide local jobs.