Projects

Footpath frustration

Residents are concerned for their safety when walking due to a lack of footpaths in Lancefield.Mothers Anita McMaster and Bianca Rantall – who walk daily with their...

Fed up!

Mental health services and better access to the Hume Freeway at Wallan will be the focal point of a Mitchell Shire wishlist ahead of the Federal election.In...

Kinder upgrades in Romsey and Riddells Creek

Families in Romsey and Riddells Creek are benefitting from upgrades to their kindergartens after grants from the State Government grant and Macedon Ranges Shire Council.Romsey kindergarten unveiled...

New kitchen for RSL

KILMORE Wallan RSL will be able to better serve its 100-plus members after the opening of a new kitchenette on Thursday.Funding of $45,600 from the Department of...

Whittlesea council to re-think Mernda pool budget

By Evelyn LeckieRESIDENTS have applied pressure on the CIty of Whittlesea with the ‘Extend the Mernda Pool Campaign’ causing councillors to re-think the proposed 25-metre pool at Mernda...

New hospital a step closer

By Evelyn LeckieA NEW community hospital in Whittlesea is progressing, with Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green chairing a community consultation committee process in coming weeks.

Mernda plans approved

PUBLIC pressure appears to have influenced a City of Whittlesea council meeting last week with two key Mernda projects progressing.Whittlesea councillors approved a planning application for Mernda...

$50m freeway boost

by Evelyn LeckiePRIME Minister Scott Morrison has announced a $50 million injection to bust traffic congestion on the Hume Freeway as part of the Coalition Government’s Urban...

The place for a village

TRANSITION Village Wallan (TVW) has received the nod of approval from VicRoads and Mitchell Shire Council for land on the outskirts of Wallan to build a sustainable village for the homeless.

Raising the roof

WORKS to complete raising and replacing the roof at Kilmore Leisure Centre are continuing this month in the hope swimmers and community groups throughout the municipality will be able to dive...