Brimbank level crossing removals should be a state priority, says Brimbank
Media release 24 October 2018 Brimbank Council is waiting to hear whether dangerous and congested level crossings in Brimbank are amongst the 11 crossing removals still to be announced as election promises by Premier Daniel Andrews.
Western Rail Plan on the right track to benefit Brimbank and the west, Brimbank Council says
Media release 19 October 2018 Brimbank City Council has welcomed the Labor Party’s election commitment for better rail services to Brimbank, Melton and along the Ballarat train line as outlined in its Western Rail Plan.
Hard waste is moving towards an ‘At call’ collection service
Media release Friday 19 October Brimbank Council is moving forward with the introduction of an ‘At call’ hard waste collection service to be implemented from the middle of next year. This will replace the current annual kerbside hard waste collection service.
Council continues with Brimbank Planning Scheme review
Media release Friday 19 October 2018 Council is continuing its review of the Brimbank Planning Scheme, informed by feedback regarding community land use and development priorities gathered through the Plan Brimbank consultation game that ran earlier this year.
Council seeks assurances on contamination in our waterways
Media release Friday 19 October 2018 Brimbank Council is seeking assurances that the safety of our community and the environment is paramount. This follows recent concerns of PFAS (Per-and polyfluorinated alkyl substances) contamination of local waterways caused by the types of chemicals used in legacy firefighting foams at Melbourne Airport.
If snakes visit – keep calm and call Council’s no charge snake catching service
Media release 18 October 2018 Warmer weather is a welcome change but it’s also the time of year when snakes become more active ‒ Brimbank residents are reminded that Council offers a no charge snake catcher service for locals who find a snake on their property.
A win for local sport – new change rooms at Bon Thomas Reserve
Brimbank Mayor Cr Margaret Giudice officially opened the new sports change room facilities at Bon Thomas Reserve, 57A Quinn Street Deer Park, on Monday 1 October, along with Minister for Local Government, The Honourable Marlene Kairouz MP.