Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley joined Member for Essendon Danny Pearson to announce $30 million to kick-start the Flemington public housing estate’s redevelopment and a regeneration of Flemington’s 22 walk up buildings.
Students at Strathmore Secondary College are a step closer to having the facilities they deserve, with the appointment of architects to commence planning for the upgrade to the School.
Guaranteed funding to secure the future of Kangan Institute, and quality training that ensures Victorians have the right skills for the jobs of the future, will underpin Victoria’s overhauled training and TAFE system.
Students in Essendon will be served up Victorian milk from next year, under a new deal to boost the State’s struggling dairy industry and help support regional jobs.
Essendon families will be more involved in the building and upgrading of local schools and early childhood centres than ever before, with the launch of the Victorian School Building Authority.
The Andrews Labor Government is extending its hugely popular trial of all night public transport on weekends until June next year.
Small businesses in the Essendon region will soon benefit from a government-wide review to cut red tape and reduce the regulatory burden on the Victorian small business community.
The Andrews Labor Government will provide free public transport to help Essendon veterans mark the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping the Essendon community teach students about our Anzac story and World War I by supporting a new travelling roadshow.
Nominations have opened for the first Fred Hollows Humanity Award in Victoria and Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson is encouraging locals to get involved.
Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson today encouraged applications from local sports clubs for the third round of the Sporting Club Grants Program.
Congratulations to the clubs who have successfully applied for Sporting Club Grants and VicHealth’s Active Club grants. Essendon sports clubs have been awarded $25,913 in State Government grants. Ascot Vale Trugo Club $720 Maribyrnong Park Tennis Club $1000 Essendon Cricket Club $3000 Metro West District Swimming $5000..