Sustainable Cities

High Street-Stirling Highway Intersection - Upgrade

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[COUNCIL — Tuesday, 6 September 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Simon O'Brien

HIGH STREET–STIRLING HIGHWAY INTERSECTION — UPGRADE

718. Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Transport: Read more »

High Street upgrade option insults community

The WA Greens Transport Spokesperson, Hon Lynn MacLaren MLC has branded the WA Government’s decision to pursue its preferred Option 4 for the upgrade of the High Street and Stirling Highway intersection an expensive insult to the local community.

“This makes a mockery of the entire community consultation process. The community were consulted and came back with a clear resounding ‘no’ to Option 4 because it will destroy peoples’ homes, a community garden and 3 holes of a public golf course and increase the number of trucks on our roads,” said Ms MacLaren. Read more »

Offer Wi-Fi for Perth buses and trains

The Australian Greens have called for free Wi-Fi internet connection on public transport in Perth to encourage more people to leave their cars at home.

Greens Federal transport spokesperson Senator Scott Ludlam said free wi fi would make public transport more practical and more attractive for people travelling to and from work. Read more »

Public meetings on the PTA 20 year plan

You are invited to find out more and have your say about the long term planning for Perth's public transport.

Come along to a meeting being held near you:
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Strategic Assessment of Perth and Peel “an opportunity we can’t afford to lose”

The Greens have welcomed the Federal Environment Minister’s announcement of a Strategic Environmental Assessment of the Perth and Peel Region.

Greens state spokesperson for Urban Bushland, Alison Xamon MLC, said “a strategic assessment provides an opportunity to fully identify and protect Perth’s environmental heritage and world-renown biodiversity - but it’s very important that we get it right”.
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High Street-Stirling Highway Intersection - Upgrade

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[COUNCIL — Thursday, 18 August 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Simon O'Brien

HIGH STREET–STIRLING HIGHWAY INTERSECTION

Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Transport:
I refer to the proposed upgrade of the intersection of High Street and Stirling Highway in Fremantle — Read more »

High Street-Stirling Highway Intersection - Upgrade

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[COUNCIL — Wednesday, 17 August 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Simon O'Brien

HIGH STREET–STIRLING HIGHWAY INTERSECTION

Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Transport:

I refer to the proposed upgrade of the intersection of High Street and Stirling Highway in Fremantle. Read more »

Waste managment levy - revenue

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[COUNCIL — Tuesday, 16 August 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

WASTE MANAGEMENT LEVY — REVENUE

Hon Lynn MacLaren to the Minister for Mental Health representing the Minister for Environment Read more »

Landcorp - sustainability commitment

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[COUNCIL — Wednesday, 10 August 2011]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Wendy Duncan

LANDCORP — SUSTAINABILITY COMMITMENT

Hon Lynn MacLaren to the Parliamentary Secretary representing the Minister for Lands Read more »

Fremantle Road to Rail Campaign Launch

Aug 6 2011 17:00

Saturday, 6th August, 5pm
Reception Room, at the rear of Fremantle Town Hall (Go up rear stairs)

Speakers:

George Crisp, from Doctors for the Environment, speaking on particulate pollution

Jon Strachan, President of the Fremantle Society, presenting a model of getting freight into rail

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