Paid parking proposal in Kensington rejected

Paid parking proposal in Kensington rejected

The City of Melbourne says it will not introduce paid street parking along the trainline near Kensington Station after it was proposed during a community parking review workshop.

Politics

Council reveals $781 million budget with community projects prioritised

Council reveals $781 million budget with community projects prioritised

May 15th, 2024 - Brendan Rees

$6 million is set to be spent on creating new open spaces and greenery in North and West Melbourne, the City of Melbourne’s $781 million draft budget has revealed.

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Paid parking proposal in Kensington rejected

Paid parking proposal in Kensington rejected

May 15th, 2024 - Brendan Rees

The City of Melbourne says it will not introduce paid street parking along the trainline near Kensington Station after it was proposed during a community parking review workshop.

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Council accepts call not to pursue public open space next to North Melbourne Town Hall

Council accepts call not to pursue public open space next to North Melbourne Town Hall

May 15th, 2024 - Brendan Rees

The City of Melbourne will not pursue plans to create an open space next to the North Melbourne Town Hall after accepting the Department of Transport’s decision to reject the proposal.

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Open Space North Melbourne Town Hall

Public space plan next to North Melbourne Town Hall knocked back

April 10th, 2024 - Brendan Rees

A City of Melbourne proposal to create a new public space next to the North Melbourne Town Hall has been knocked back by the state government after concerns were cited over potential traffic impacts.

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City of Melbourne puts state government on notice over Moonee Ponds Creek

City of Melbourne puts state government on notice over Moonee Ponds Creek

April 10th, 2024 - Sean Car

City of Melbourne councillors have lashed the state government for its lack of progress in revitalising the city section of the Moonee Ponds Creek.

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Council reveals $781 million budget with community projects prioritised

May 15th, 2024 - Brendan Rees
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Paid parking proposal in Kensington rejected

May 15th, 2024 - Brendan Rees
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Council accepts call not to pursue public open space next to North Melbourne Town Hall

May 15th, 2024 - Brendan Rees
Open Space North Melbourne Town Hall

Public space plan next to North Melbourne Town Hall knocked back

April 10th, 2024 - Brendan Rees
Moonee Ponds Creek Opportunities

City of Melbourne puts state government on notice over Moonee Ponds Creek

April 10th, 2024 - Sean Car

Columns

Cheers to Bridget Mac: West Melbourne’s own local winemaker

Cheers to Bridget Mac: West Melbourne’s own local winemaker

July 9th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins

West Melbourne resident and winemaker Bridget Mac of Werkstatt has made her community proud, taking home the Best New Act Award at the 2024 Young Gun of Wine Awards on June 18.

Local News

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North Melbourne community celebrates Eid al-Adha

July 10th, 2024 - Jon Fleetwood

Hundreds of North Melbourne community members came together on June 22 to celebrate Eid al-Adha, enjoying live music, food, and recreational activities.

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West Melbourne residents call for improved lighting along vital pedestrian route

West Melbourne residents call for improved lighting along vital pedestrian route

July 10th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins

Residents in West Melbourne have voiced their concerns over inadequate lighting along a key pedestrian route, which serves as the area’s primary connection to Docklands.

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“Keep the fire burning”: celebrating NAIDOC Week

“Keep the fire burning”: celebrating NAIDOC Week

July 9th, 2024 - Sean Car

With the annual celebration of the history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples now upon us, proud Aboriginal woman and Member for Northern Metropolitan Sheena Watt reflects on what NAIDOC Week means to her.

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IRREGULAR proves a resounding success

June 11th, 2024 - Jack Hayes

As the old proverb goes, “it takes a village to raise a child,” just as it did to deliver IRREGULAR, an inventive, collaborative and inclusive Melbourne Design Week event which celebrated local ideas and passion.

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Take a seat at The Men’s Table

Take a seat at The Men’s Table

June 11th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins

The Men’s Table invites locals from Kensington and Flemington to an inaugural “Entrée” event on June 20, aiming to foster a supportive environment where men can come together over a meal to share personal stories and engage in meaningful conversations.

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North Melbourne community celebrates Eid al-Adha

July 10th, 2024 - Jon Fleetwood
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West Melbourne residents call for improved lighting along vital pedestrian route

July 10th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins
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“Keep the fire burning”: celebrating NAIDOC Week

July 9th, 2024 - Sean Car
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IRREGULAR proves a resounding success

June 11th, 2024 - Jack Hayes
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Take a seat at The Men’s Table

June 11th, 2024 - Georgie Atkins
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