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NEW BUS SERVICE TO IMPROVE SERVICES ALONG THE HURSTBRIDGE LINE

Beginning today, residents in Melbourne’s North-East can catch the new Greensborough-Hurstbridge Link Route 343 bus that will improve public transport services for students, workers and commuters along the Hurstbridge line. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green and Member for Eltham Vicki Ward today welcomed the..

Improving kinders and childcare centres in Melbourne’s north

The Andrews Government is making sure more families in the northern suburbs can access better local kindergartens and early childhood centres by building and upgrading facilities across Victoria. Labor MPs Danielle Green, Bronwyn Halfpenny and Lily D’Ambrosio today opened the 2017-18 Children’s Facilities Capital Program..

MAYOR’S LAME BLAME GAME

Yan Yean MP Danielle Green has defended the “amazing work” of the Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA) in Parliament this week, after Whittlesea Mayor Ricky Kirkham blamed the authority for delaying the Mernda Town Centre. Speaking in Parliament this week on public space opportunities stemming..

A stronger future for students in Melbourne’s north

The Andrews Government is providing support to make sure young people at risk of disadvantage in Melbourne’s north can continue their education and face a brighter future. Labor MPs Danielle Green, Lily D’Ambrosio and Bronwyn Halfpenny today announced applications are now open for a $1,100..

$34,000 boost for local emergency volunteers

Emergency management volunteers in Nillumbik Shire are getting a well-deserved funding boost thanks to the Victorian Government’s $15 million Emergency Services Volunteer Sustainability Grants program. Hundreds of grant applications for equipment, communications, facility upgrades and community engagement and training have already been received from volunteer..

Crime Prevention Grants to support a safer Victoria

Grants of up to $10,000 are now available to help Melbourne’s northern suburbs tackle local crime as part of the State Government’s $19.4 million investment in the Community Crime Prevention Program. Labor MPs Danielle Green, Lily D’Ambrosio and Bronwyn Halfpenny today announced that applications were..

HONOURING THE SERVICE AND SACRIFICE OF DIAMOND VALLEY VETERANS

The Andrews Labor Government is giving the Diamond Valley community a new opportunity to honour and commemorate the service of their veterans. Local MPs, Vicki Ward and Danielle Green today announced a $6800 grant to upgrade the Diamond Creek War Memorial. The restoration will replace..

2017 VICTORIAN TRAINING AWARDS

Yan Yean MP, Danielle Green has today urged locals to nominate hardworking apprentices, trainees and vocational education and training teachers for this year’s Victorian Training Awards. The awards, which are now in their 63rd year, highlight collaboration and innovation in the training system. This year’s..

MORE FRONTLINE POLICE

From next month, local communities will begin to see the first 300 frontline police officers on their streets. These are the first of the 3,135 police the Andrews Labor Government is delivering over five years to make communities safer and drive down crime. Northern Melbourne’s..

Diamond Valley To Benefit More From Shade

Three community groups in Nillumbik Shire have shared in almost $27,000 for some much needed protection from the sun. Labor Members Danielle Green and Vicki Ward today announced the recipients of grants from the second round of the Andrews Government’s Community Shade Grants Program. Ms..

Apprentices Shape The Future Of The Mernda Rail Line

The Andrews Labor Government’s record infrastructure investment is creating opportunities for young apprentices and trainees in Melbourne’s north to get involved in the state’s biggest projects. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green visited Whittlesea Secondary College today and met with pre-apprentice VET students and their..

Labor Scores A Top Goal For Netball In Donald

Labor scores a top goal for netball in Donald The Donald Netball Club will be shooting more goals and growing its ranks with the Andrews Government to partially fund the construction of female friendly change facilities. The Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Victoria, Danielle Green MP,..

Nexus Primary Health Upgrade To Treat Patients Sooner

More patients in Melbourne’s north will get the high quality care they need sooner thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost to renovate and remodel Nexus Primary Health in Wallan. Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green and Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes today..

Bigger, better bus interchange at diamond creek station

The new bus interchange at Diamond Creek Station is now open, Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green announced today. It includes three bus bays, new shelters, better lighting and more seating to cater for passengers transferring from buses and trains at the station. The bigger,..

Backing Whittlesea Show

The Andrews Labor Government is giving Whittlesea Agricultural Society a shot in the arm with more than $5,900 in funding through the Agricultural and Pastoral Grants Program. Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green, announced the funding today, which will support the ongoing growth and prosperity..

Building the Education State In Wallan

Students in Wallan are a step closer to getting the first-rate facilities they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino, Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green and Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes today turned the first sod to mark..