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Council promotes inclusion

By Evelyn LeckieCITY of Whittlesea flew the rainbow flag in support of International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia, with Mayor Lawrie Cox showing support.

Community stand with drag queen

By Evelyn LeckieDespite unwelcoming comments leading up the event, a reading by Drag Queen Annie marked International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia...

Planning stranglehold

By Eden Hynninen Lancefield residents feel they are trapped and being exploited following a Macedon Ranges Shire Council plan to control the development of their land.Close to...

Masons Road causes budget debate

CITY of Whittlesea Mayor Lawrie Cox has hit back about council's spending on roads, following debate about Masons Road at the May 7 council meeting.In the meeting,...

Wandong car park woes

A DISGRUNTLED community group are calling for an extension of Wandong Railway Station car park after a change in zone fees is attracting more cars to park in the area for a...

McEwen voters set to decide candidate

McEwen voters will elect their representative on Saturday in the 2019 federal election.Sitting Member for McEwen, Labor's Rob Mitchell, is up against the Greens' Neil Baker, Ruth Parramore from the Animal Justice...

New market for South Morang

The City of Whittlesea is launching a new farmers and makers market in South Morang.The concept has been supported by the community with a post on Whittlesea Council’s...

Council at a crossroad

CLARKEFIELD residents feel their concerns are falling on deaf ears after two councils have failed to take responsibility for a dangerous section of a Clarkefield road.There has...

Fire restrictions end May 1

Fire restrictions end for Mitchell and Macedon Ranges shires and the City of Whittlesea at midnight on May 1.However, the CFA is urging residents to still be extremely cautious when burning off.While...

Hume Freeway access needs funding

MITCHELL Shire Council is calling on a commitment from federal election candidates to relieve the pressure on Wallan’s roads and fund a diamond interchange on the Hume Freeway at Watson Street.Roads are...