Council

Kilmore bypassed again

By Eden Hynninen Despite decades of public pressure for the development of the Kilmore bypass the State Budget has outlined no urgency for its development.The State Budget 2019-20 indicates no extra funding...

Reasons behind extra gaming machines revealed

By Jackson Russell ‘No net detriment’ and gaming machines not reaching their cap in Mitchell Shire were two reasons detailed in a report outlining Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation’s decision...

Sorry Day significance

By Evelyn LeckieMoving speeches, songs and a photographic display detailing Aboriginal history in the City of Whittlesea highlighted a national Sorry Day ceremony yesterday.

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...