Category: Minister for Suburban Development

Giving Young People A Voice In Melbourne’s North

A weekend forum in Northcote will provide a platform for young people in Melbourne’s north to have their say on matters that are important to them. Improving transport links, finding work and staying healthy will be on the agenda when the Northern Metropolitan Partnership’s youth forum kicks off at 9.30am on Saturday. Minister for Suburban […]

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Locals To Help Shape The Future Of South East Melbourne

Locals in Melbourne’s south are being encouraged to share their ideas on how to improve their community in the first of three forums to be hosted by the Andrews Labor Government’s Southern Metropolitan Partnership. Minister for Suburban Development Marlene Kairouz said the forum will build on conversations from last year’s assembly where transport, jobs for […]

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Metro Partnerships Working For All Of Melbourne

The Andrews Labor Government has welcomed the work of Melbourne’s Metropolitan Partnerships, which have provided invaluable advice on key issues affecting local people. Minister for Suburban Development Marlene Kairouz said the work of the six Metropolitan Partnerships over two years had brought together residents, businesses, community groups and councils to provide input on priorities within […]

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Providing Necessities For Families Facing Hardship

Families fleeing violence in the Frankston region will now have the support they deserve with funding announced today from the Andrews Labor Government Pick my Project Initiative. Minister for Suburban Development Marlene Kairouz today announced $40,000 in funding for the Essentials for Fleeing Families project which will provide comprehensive relief packages to alleviate the financial […]

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Getting On With Revitalising The Frankston CBD

More jobs, services and new public spaces will be created thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s investment in suburban revitalisation projects including the Frankston Station Precinct revitalisation and Broadmeadows Town Centre. Minister for Suburban Development Marlene Kairouz joined Member for Frankston Paul Edbrooke today to announce the $3.5 million investment as part of the Victorian […]

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Voting Soon Opens For Pick My Project

Communities across Victoria have responded overwhelmingly to Pick My Project, putting forward more than 2000 project ideas to the Andrews Labor Government’s community grants initiative. Victorians will soon be able to have their say, with voting for projects across the state to open on Monday 13 August 2018. Victorians can help make their favourite project […]

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Victoria, It’s Time To Submit Your Project Ideas

Victorians everywhere have more time to put forward their great local ideas for funding, with the deadline for the Andrews Labor Government’s Pick My Project initiative extended to 8 July. The Victorian first, $30 million initiative gives every Victorian over the age of 16 the opportunity to come up with a project idea that will […]

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Pick Your Project: Grassroots Community Fund Now Open

Victorians everywhere now have the chance to pitch their ideas for community projects and to vote for them, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s $30 million Pick My Project fund. Minister for Suburban Development Lily D’Ambrosio joined Member for Mordialloc Tim Richardson to mark the opening of the fund at Mentone Preschool, where the Labor […]

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Protecting Lives And Property In Clyde North

The Andrews Labor Government will build a new fire station at Clyde North to improve incident response times and keep the community safe. Clyde North will benefit from the $3 million land purchase for the new station – to provide better fire protection, suppression and education in the area, and protect the lives and property […]

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It’s Time For Melbourne’s Inner Suburbs To Have Their Say

The Andrews Labor Government is encouraging people in Melbourne’s inner suburbs to have their say, as community consultation kicks off in the lead-up to the first Inner Metro Partnership assembly on 13 September. The annual Metropolitan Partnerships give people across Melbourne the chance to come together as a community and advise the Labor Government on […]

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