Community

Breakfast under the Elms

Southern Mitchell Rotary Business Breakfast Program is delighted to invite you to its next event... BREAKFAST UNDER THE ELMS  At 'Carlsberg', 15 Costellos Road, Kilmore Featuring guest speaker: David Doherty OAM"I Have a Dream"... channeling Martin Luther ing...
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Whittlesea Council sinks swim club

By Brooke Haffenden A LOCAL swim club has been pushed in the deep end following a confidential decision by council to close the Mill Park Leisure Centre for two years. The Mill Park Orcas were forced...

Old school, new future

THE transformation of the old Romsey Primary School site into a community health centre and all-abilities park has begun. Council, Cobaw Community Health and the Greater Romsey All- Abilities Park committee (GRAAP Inc.) are working...

Barriers under fire

By Brooke HaffendenCFA concerns regarding the placement of wire rope barriers recently became a reality when local firefighters were unable to access a fire on the Hume Freeway.The North Central Review can reveal that...

Councils call for road side assistance

LOCAL governments are reaffirming roads as one of their main priorities as residents continue to push for more upgrades on local stretches.Both the Mitchell Shire Council and Macedon Ranges Shire Council have noticed a...

Halt roundabout call

by Ian Blyth WORKS are underway on the $20 million upgrade of Melbourne-Lancefield Road, reducing the risk of head-on and run-off-road crashes. Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas and Member for Sunbury Josh Bull recently visited the...

Slack wire act

by Ian Blyth THE debate continues to rage on the placement of wire rope barriers on district roads with concern expressed that the latest round of wire rope barriers are being installed in the wrong...

Tree change needed

By Brooke Haffenden COMMUNITY members in Doreen have been left stumped over council’s actions regarding trees on their nature strip. For the past five years, the residents of Hanna Crescent, Doreen have been complaining about the...

It’s survey time again

LANCEFIELD and Romsey residents are encouraged to participate in the 2016 community satisfaction survey, if they are contacted by phone during February. The independent phone survey is conducted on behalf of councils across Victoria by...

Kilmore’s new gateway

by Ian Blyth KILMORE looks set to receive a retail boost if a town planning application to develop land at the corner of Clark Street and the Northern Highway is approved. If approved the project –...