Council

Cuts concern council

Recent cuts to the Growing Suburbs Fund in the 2017/18 State Budget will have a negative impact on the social strength and resilience of more than 1.3 million residents, and is likely to cost...

Sister act

IT is no wonder newly sworn in Mitchell Youth councillor Vivien Flannery is as passionate about community work as she is, when you consider the example she has been set. Following in the footsteps of...

Australia Day alive and well

Australia Day is alive and well in Mitchell Shire with council’s commitment to growing the day which features community events in just about every town in the shire. A its August meeting, council voted to...

Council’s quantum leap

Twelve months ago nobody would believe it could happen but the 2017 Community Satisfaction Survey results for Mitchel Shire tell otherwise. In an amazing turnaround council’s overall direction measure leapt from an all-time low of...

Macedon Ranges budget deferred

Discussion on the adoption of the Macedon Ranges Shire budget has been deferred to the June ordinary meeting of council to be held tomorrow evening (Wednesday June 28). The matter was to be discussed at...