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..
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The Mernda rail station is going to be even better with a pedestrian entry overpass to be built over Bridge Inn Rd. Last month Minister for the Suburbs, Lily D’Ambrosio and I announced over $7 million from the Growth Areas Infrastructure Contribution (GAIC) to fund a pedestrian overpass including lifts..
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..
Many readers will be aware that the Mernda rail project is underway, with construction starting this month. The Mernda rail extension will deliver a much needed train service, but is a huge driver of local jobs as well. Around 3000 jobs will be created on the project with 1200..
The 25th Annual International Women’s Day (IWD) Dinner was held at the Bridge Inn Hotel, Mernda in late March. Around 100 people attended the evening event to celebrate IWD and pay tribute to an extraordinary local woman, Anna Russ. Dr Susan Alberti AC was the guest speaker and..