Report on June 8 council meeting and council budget

Issues which came up at the June council meeting were:

Construction sites in Moreland. After many complaints by residents about neighbouring building sites blocking access to houses, blocking the footpath, damaging neighbouring properties and creating excessive noise, the council has agreed to carry out an independent review of the management of construction sites and will upgrade its website to provide more information to residents about how to report issues to council. Continue reading

Report on December council meeting

Coburg[By Sue Bolton] The 9 December 2015 council meeting was lively with quite a few petitions and questions from residents. Residents presented petitions calling on council to build more public toilets in Coburg and a public toilet outside the Fawkner Library, calling for a heritage house in The Avenue Coburg to be preserved, calling for the Merlynston Linear Park to be funded and calling for council to make Moreland plastic-bag-free Moreland. Continue reading