My plan to Keep Knox Moving

Traffic congestion costs time and money.  It is why tackling it remains one of my top priorities locally.  We need roads built, more commuter carparks, and better public transport options. We have been working on this for some time and a lot of progress has been made. Here is my plan with money secured for…

Where to vote early

Early voting commences 9 May 2022 at: Download your How to Vote here Boronia – 252 Dorset Rd Opening hours Mon 9 May – Fri 13 May 8am–8pm Sat 14 May 9am–4pm Mon 16 May – Thu 19 May 8am–8pm Fri 20 May 8am–6pm Scoresby – 51 George St, St Jude’s Parish Centre Opening hours…

What’s in Budget 2022

Budget 2022 is about building on our strong economic recovery from COVID and delivering:   – Cost of living relief now.   – A long-term economic plan that creates more jobs.   – Record investments in essential services.   – Stronger defence and national security.   There were many measures announced that I know will…

Aston community awards

Aston Community Awards 2021 Finalists

The finalists for the Aston Community Awards have been announced and it is an impressive list of locals doing wonderful things for our community during very tough times. I initiated these awards eight years ago to recognised local individuals and community groups who give their time, skill and energy to helping others and making the Knox community…

Safer Communities Fund Round 6 (infrastructure Grants) NOW OPEN 

The Safer Communities Fund Round 6 Infrastructure grants provide schools and pre-schools, places of religious worship, community organisations and local councils with grants of up to $500,000 for crime prevention initiatives aimed at reducing crime, violence, anti-social behaviour and/or other security risks driven by racial and/or religious intolerance.   Project activities can include: fixed or mobile CCTV cameras security lighting…