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Grants available to stamp out graffiti in Mitchell Shire

Communities across Mitchell Shire are being urged to work with council to apply for a community-based grant to combat local graffiti hotspots. Labor MPs Danielle Green and Jaclyn Symes today announced the latest round of Graffiti Prevention Grants are now open and that funding of..

MORE POLICE FOR MELBOURNE’S NORTH TO SUPPORT SAFER COMMUNITIES

Melbourne’s northern suburbs will see more police on the streets, with an additional 61 police officers due to hit the beat over the next year as the Andrews Labor Government continues to deliver the biggest boost to police resources in history. Premier Daniel Andrews and..

Liberals ripping away support for Neighbourhood Houses

Liberals ripping away support for Neighbourhood Houses More than 50 neighbourhood houses stand to lose vital funding including Wallan Neighbourhood House, after the Turnbull Liberal Government quietly gutted a national childcare program. Federal Education Minister Simon Birmingham has confirmed he will cut the National Occasional..

Bringing the best of the arts to Mitchell Shire

Applications are now open for the Andrews Government’s Small Regional Presenters program to bring new shows, performances and festivals to Victorian communities. Labor MPs Danielle Green and Jaclyn Symes are encouraging local not-for-profit arts groups, arts societies, venues and Mitchell Shire Council to apply for..

Heritage Grants to help preserve local icons

The Andrews Government is providing an opportunity to restore some much loved heritage assets across Melbourne’s outer north. Labor Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green, today announced that round three of the Labor Government’s Living Heritage Program is now open. Ms Green said the program..

Time for The North to get active

Communities in Melbourne’s northern suburbs are again being urged to get active through the Premier’s Active April challenge, which celebrates its 10-year anniversary this year. Yan Yean MP, Danielle Green today urged locals to spring into action and sign up for Active April. Ms Green..

Shooting goals for football and netball in Mitchell Shire

The Andrews Government is providing football and netball clubs in Mitchell Shire another chance to secure funding to upgrade grounds, courts and pavilions, and welcome more members than ever before. Labor MPs Danielle Green and Jaclyn Symes today urged local clubs to work with Mitchell..

Early Works Underway On Doreen’s Newest School

Site preparation works have started on Yarrambat Park Primary School in Doreen ahead of its opening for local students in the 2019 school year thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. State Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green today announced the early works had now started..

Crime rate down in Nillumbik

Yan Yean MP Danielle Green has welcomed figures released by the Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) that indicate a reduction of crime in the Nillumbik Shire. In the 12 months to 30 September 2017, the Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) noted a 9.2 per cent decrease in..

Wallan kids benefit from School Breakfast Club

The Andrews Government’s expanded School Breakfast Clubs have now served more than three million meals across Victoria – giving children from families in need a healthier start to the day. Research has shown that since the program started, nine out of ten teachers have seen..

Making access to legal services fairer in Whittlesea

The Andrews Government today announced Whittlesea Community Connections Inc will receive a funding boost to provide legal services to disadvantaged residents. Labor MPs Danielle Green, Bronwyn Halfpenny and Lily D’Ambrosio said $200,000 of extra funding over two years will assist Whittlesea Community Connections to provide..

More Funding For Wallan

State Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green and Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes will next week mark the start of works on the Wallan Town Centre Redevelopment Project. This transformational project is possible through an Andrews Labor Government investment of $3.7 million.  When complete..

Diamond Valley wins big from Growing Suburbs Fund

The community of Wattle Glen now has a fully refurbished and redeveloped fire station, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green officially opened the upgraded facility today. Ms Green said the redeveloped station will offer vastly improved facilities..

Upgraded Fire Station and Tanker at Wattle Glen

The community of Wattle Glen now has a fully refurbished and redeveloped fire station, thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green officially opened the upgraded facility today. Ms Green said the redeveloped station will offer vastly improved facilities..

ALL WE WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS…

Diamond Valley MPs Vicki Ward and Danielle Green have teamed up with Nillumbik sporting clubs at Victoria’s Parliament to fight for more funding for local sporting clubs and community organisations in Melbourne’s north east. Leaders and players from the Diamond Valley Force Netball Association and..

Spring shade grant to help Whittlesea Primary School get ready for summer

As we head into summer, more students from Whittlesea Primary School will be protected from the dangers of ultraviolet (UV) radiation with extra shade to prevent deadly skin cancers. Member for Yan Yean, Danielle Green, today announced Whittlesea Primary School will receive $27,500 through the..

New Suburbs in Melbourne’s North

The Andrews Labor Government is building new communities in Melbourne’s north with the services and modern  infrastructure families deserve. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne today joined Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green and Member for Yuroke Ros Spence to unveil Melbourne’s latest suburbs, Donnybrook and..

Yan Yean Road Upgrade One Step Closer

The Andrews Labor Government has taken a major step towards reducing travel times and improving safety on Yan Yean Road in Plenty. Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Luke Donnellan, today announced BMD Constructions Pty Ltd has been awarded the contract to design and build..