Development

Lancefield Park Renewal project finished

THE FINAL development in the $800,000 Lancefield Park Renewal project has been completed with the resurfacing and extension of the Lancefield Tennis Club and Lancefield Football Netball Club courts.

Ready to hit the road

ROMSEY Community House received a very generous gift on Friday, with a car donated to the house’s community transport program. The donation of the Holden Commodore and $1000 annually for registration and other costs was...

Shed one step closer

AFTER months of work and campaigning, Romsey will finally have a men’s shed to call its own. In a significant milestone for men’s sheds in Victoria, the Romsey Men’s Shed will be the 100th to...

Labor commits to Riddells Creek CFA upgrade

RIDDELLS Creek will get an upgraded fire station if Labor is re-elected on November 24. The existing station was built in 1984 and is no longer meeting the needs of the local brigade. The facility is...

A fresh coat of paint

LANCEFIELD Neighbourhood House will be able to get a much-needed refresh thanks to $20,000 of funding from the federal government’s Stronger Communities Program. Member for McEwen Rob Mitchell made a surprise announcement for the funding...

Upgrade works underway at Kilmore

UPPER House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, called into Kilmore Racing last week to get an update on track improvements that are part of a $1.3 million dollar joint funding project. The club will...

Council push for funded interchange

Mitchell Shire Council is calling on election candidates to urgently commit funding towards the $80 million Wallan freeway interchange and Watson Street upgrade. The call comes as a result of VCAT’s decision to approve a...

Opposition sports commitment

THE Liberal Nationals have called the Labor government and raised the stakes, committing $15 million to building the Macedon Ranges Regional Sports Precinct if elected next month. The funding would cover both sections of the...

Whittlesea ear marked for upgrade

LIBERAL Candidate for Yan Yean Meralyn Klein has promised to deliver a $2 million upgrade to the Whittlesea Police Station if the Coalition wins the election. The candidate joined Shadow Minister for Police Edward O’Donohue...

Feat of clay

THE Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) decision to overturn Mitchell Shire Council’s refusal to grant a permit for the planned clay quarry in Wallan has been described by councillors as the worst planning...