COVID-19

Mitchell council not consulted on lockdown

By Jackson Russell MITCHELL Shire Council is supporting a ‘safety first’ approach to being placed under the same lockdown as metropolitan Melbourne but suggested a postcode-based approach could be more effective. Face-to-face customer service will be...

Lockdown again

THE State Government’s decision to include Mitchell Shire in metropolitan Melbourne’s return to stage three restrictions has prompted questions from community to be told specific COVID-19 case data. When Premier Daniel Andrews announced last week...

Mitchell Shire Council ‘shocked’ by lockdown

By Jackson Russell Mitchell Shire Council has been left shocked to be included in the State Government’s lockdown of metropolitan Melbourne, says Mayor David Lowe. Mitchell Shire had which has eight active cases, according to Department...

Calls for postcode data on COVID-19 cases in Mitchell Shire

WITH Mitchell Shire included in reintroduced lockdown measures for metropolitan Melbourne, MPs have called on the State Government to release postcode-based data for cases of COVID-19 in regional Victoria. Mitchell Shire had seven active cases...