Photos from Save Beeliar Wetlands rally

Submitted by FreoReport on Sat, 20/08/2011 - 18:12

Here are some photos from the very successful rally today to stop Roe 8 organised by Save Beeliar Wetlands.

Negotiations on South St: speak out now!

Submitted by sam on Tue, 16/08/2011 - 12:00

A recent article in the Fremantle Gazette gave the impression that Main Roads has rejected the request to decrease speeds on South St. This is incorrect.

Road to Rail: getting trucks off our streets

Submitted by sam on Mon, 08/08/2011 - 12:00

There's been a lot of discussion about better public transport for Fremantle and the proposal for a light rail network. But it's just as important to get freight off the roads and on to rail.

Privatisation at Fiona Stanley and closure threat to Fremantle ED

Submitted by sam on Mon, 18/07/2011 - 12:00

The state government has pushed ahead with its plan to privatise the provision of ancillary services at the Fiona Stanley hospital. Their promotional guff claims there is no evidence that privatisation is bad for services or job conditions.

Warrawee: supporting victims of domestic violence for over 40 years

Submitted by sam on Sun, 17/07/2011 - 12:00

The Warrawee womens refuge recently recently celebrated its 40th anniversary. Did you know that it was the first purpose built refuge in Australia? This is a remarkable tribute to the vision of the councillors and people of Fremantle at the time.

Traffic in Hilton

Submitted by sam on Tue, 28/06/2011 - 17:30

The council has qualified for federal black spot funding to put in traffic lights at the Paget-South-Victor St intersection. The exact form the new intersection will take has not yet been decided.

Slowing down South St

Submitted by sam on Tue, 28/06/2011 - 17:24

Residents at the Hilton, Samson, and O'Connor precinct groups, and all others that I've spoken to; agree that the speed limit on South St needs to be reduced from 70 to 60 km/h east of Hines Rd.