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Council works in final stages

WORKS across Mitchell Shire are in their final stages as upgrades aim to link people with places, while providing a safe environment for drivers and pedestrians. The final steps are being taken to complete the...

Romsey residents worried for wildlife

By Steph McNicol SPEED limits of up to 100km per hour on rural roads are a concern for a Romsey resident who says Macedon council ‘has failed in its duty of care for wildlife’. Patrick Francis...

Feedback wanted on Yan Yean Road

THE community is being asked for feedback on the design of stage two of the Yan Yean Road upgrade. The project’s environment effects statement has been made available to the public through an exhibition that...

More works underway in Mitchell

CONSTRUCTION will continue in Wellington Street, Wallan, and O’Gradys Road, Kilmore, as Mitchell Shire Council hopes safety is improved for road users and pedestrians. Wellington Street will be transformed to support movement by vehicles and...

Tribute to Willowmavin icon

By Jackson Russell A group of Willowmavin residents have banded together to remember their late neighbour Brian Jones, dedicating a newly-repaired bridge outside his property in his honour. Jonesy’s Bridge on Diggings Road was washed away...

City plan boost

By Jackson Russell A hospital and intermodal freight terminal in Beveridge, extension of the metropolitan train line to Wollert and a ‘21st century food cluster’ at Epping are highlights of a new plan to drive...

New signs aim to boost road safety

Electronic signs to slow down traffic on the Hume Freeway near a Tallarook intersection will be introduced as a safety measure. The signs will alert motorists travelling on the freeway to reduce their speed by...

Major projects plan

By Jackson Russell A hospital and intermodal freight terminal in Beveridge and the extension of the metropolitan train line to Wallan are highlights of a new plan to drive investment into Melbourne’s north. The North and...

Safety boost for Hume Freeway

Electronic signs to slow down traffic on the Hume Freeway near a Tallarook intersection will be introduced as a safety measure. The signs will alert motorists travelling on the freeway to reduce their speed by...

State MPs welcome interchange project

State MPs have welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of a $50 million upgrade to the Hume Freeway-Watson Street interchange in Wallan. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green and Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes secured...