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Demolition of homes in Valencia lead to protest action by residents

Protest action in Valencia

Residents of Pine Avenue, Valencia have been engaging in protest action for most of the day.

News Power Now understands that the demonstration was started by residents who are upset over the demolition of homes.

The main roadway was reportedly blocked with the use of burning debris and tires.

Simone Gill Councillor for the area, in an interview with News Power this afternoon, said she was informed that the structures demolished were unoccupied homes.

 

Councillor Gill added that the structures are on state land which has been declared as forest reserves.

 

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