Save Fiona Stanley Hospital Community Action Group

Submitted by sam on Sun, 17/04/2011 - 21:19

Are you interested in being part of a community group that is taking action against the Barnett Government privatising essential health services at Fiona Stanley Hospital in Murdoch?

MOU with Homewest to save Hilton houses

Submitted by sam on Thu, 10/03/2011 - 12:36

Council has voted to pursue a Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Housing aimed at preventing the department from demolishing its traditional Hilton houses.

Hilton precinct: Thanks to Mary for all her work

Submitted by sam on Thu, 10/03/2011 - 12:33

Mary Barton has decided to take a break from the role of Hilton Precinct Secretary. Mary has done a great job for over the last year or so, setting the bar with her dedication to creating a caring community spirit in Hilton.

New small secondary dwelling policy

Submitted by sam on Thu, 10/03/2011 - 12:28

The February meeting of council passed a resolution that would enable home owners to build and rent out small “granny flat” style dwellings.

Greedy BCA attacks people with disabilities

Submitted by sam on Sat, 26/02/2011 - 23:12

On February 14 the Business Council of Australia which represents Australia's biggest 100 companies called on the Federal Government to cut the disability pension as an alternative to the Queensland flood levy. How low can these grubs go?

Carinya aged care workers battle on

Submitted by sam on Tue, 08/02/2011 - 13:00

A big thanks to residents who responded to the call to support the workers at the Carinya aged care facilities in Bicton.

Strike action heralds ‘Year of the Wharfie’

Submitted by FreoReport on Mon, 07/02/2011 - 23:26

Wharfies employed by stevedoring company Patrick at four different ports across Australia took strike action in the last week of January in purs

Do you need bike rails at your bus stop?

Submitted by sam on Mon, 07/02/2011 - 13:00

The council’s Climate Change and Sustainability Committee of which I’m a member has got funding to install bike rails at busy bus stops. A number of bus stops along South St could be candidates. If there are spots where you’d like these to be installed then let me know.