Greens will revive Perth CBD through rental initiative

A federal policy initiative to revitalise inner city areas by converting empty commercial buildings to affordable rentals will be great for areas like Fremantle and Perth said Lynn MacLaren, Member for South Metropolitan Region and Greens (WA) Housing spokesperson.

"Senators Rachel Siewert and Scott Ludlam have demonstrated the kind of forward-thinking planning policies we need. I call on the State Government to support this," Ms MacLaren said.

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Housing Industry - 5 Star Plus Initiatives

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[COUNCIL - Wednesday, 3 March 2010]
Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton


Homeswest Housing - Energy Efficiency

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[COUNCIL - Tuesday, 29 June 2010]
Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Norman Moore


Homeless Persons' Week

Aug 5 2010 18:00
Aug 5 2010 20:00

Fremantle Sunset Event in support of Homeless Persons' Week 2010

Fremantle Town Hall

8 William Street Fremantle

Thursday 5 August

6.00pm – 8.00pm

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"The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned." -Maya Angelou Read more »

Community Housing

Question Without Notice No. Read more »

Community housing investment

Question without notice No.445 sked in the Legislative Council on 30 June 2010 by Hon LYNN MacLAREN  Read more »

Housing - Remote Aboriginal Communities

Question Without Notice asked in the Legislative Council on 1 July 2010 by Hon LYNN MacLAREN  Read more »

Home Retrofitting EXPO in Mt Claremont

Jul 25 2010 10:00
Jul 25 2010 16:00

Home Retrofitting EXPO

July 25, 10am-4pm

Mount Claremont Community Centre, Montgomery Ave, Mt Claremont

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Seniors left empty-handed after rebate delay

Seniors could be stung three times by this year’s bungled Seniors Card Cost of Living Rebate, according to Greens WA spokesperson for Seniors, Lynn MacLaren.

“Firstly, this year’s rebate increase is grossly disproportionate to actual rises in the cost of living. Secondly, there is confusion about whether all seniors will actually receive the payment at the promised time. Thirdly, as a final insult, this so-called yearly rebate won’t reach people’s pockets until at least 15 months after the first payment,” Ms MacLaren said.

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