The Diamond Creek, Whittlesea, and Wallan CFA stations are set to receive over $213,463 for improvements from the Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP).
Changes to the Yan Yean Road upgrade will ensure that impacts on the local environment are minimised and local wildlife like the critically endangered Swift Parrot and Grey-headed Flying Fox are better protected.
The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring the Mernda area has greater access to paramedics and timely medical services thanks to a $14.8 million funding investment in Ambulance Victoria. As part of the 2020/21 Budget commitment, a Peak Period Unit will be deployed at the Mernda Station..
Local teacher Mitch Crowley has been honoured as one of the state’s top educators at this year’s Victorian Education Excellence Awards.
Commuters in Melbourne’s north-east will benefit from more frequent and reliable services as works ramp up on the second stage of the Victorian Government’s half-a-billion dollar Hurstbridge Line Upgrade.
Five vital new community projects in Whittlesea – including a new centre for older people’s services, upgrades to playgrounds and outdoor spaces, to Mill Park library and an energy efficiency program – will receive more than $2.45 million from the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund, now approved by Local Government Minister Shaun Leane.
A major multi-million upgrade of Kilmore’s main street, rejuvenating public spaces in Broadford including the Memorial Park playground and a new connecting path in Wallan will be made possible thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government.
Works have commenced on a new Youth Services Hub which will provide essential mental health, substance abuse and housing support services to the Wallan community, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government.