Malcolm Turnbull’s cuts to education means schools in Essendon will lose up to $6,300,000 every year from 2019.
On Monday 7 March 2016, Essendon locals gathered to celebrate International Women’s Day. This event was hosted by Danny Pearson MP with the aim to raise funds for Women’s Health West. Thank you to all who participated, with your support, we were able to raise..
Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson has congratulated Essendon locals for raising over $1000 for Women’s Health West. The funds were raised as part of the International Women’s Day celebration hosted by Mr Pearson.
The Melbourne Metro project will enable more frequent train services for local passengers. The project unclogs the centre of Melbourne’s train network, creating capacity to run more services across the network, including on the Upfield and Craigieburn lines. To support these extra services, the ‘turnback’ facility..
Essendon will be a major winner from the Andrews Labor Government’s 10.9 billion Melbourne Metro project. The project will deliver more frequent services for local passengers and, by upgrading the turnback facility, enable some trains to originate from Essendon Station. This means passengers will be able to..
The Level Crossing Removal Authority has commenced site surveying and geotechnical investigations in the vicinity of the Buckley Street level crossing. These works are expected to continue for two to three weeks.
Ascot Vale Primary School is set to provide further support to students with special needs thanks to a $30,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government. The grant forms part of the Labor Government’s new Inclusive Schools Fund. Ascot Vale Primary School will use the grant..
Ascot Vale Primary School is set to provide further support to students with special needs thanks to a $30,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government.
Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson has called on the Minister for Education to fund a flexible learning centre at Ascot Vale Primary School.
VicTrack and Public Transport Victoria have commenced an audit of car parking spaces at railway stations across the Essendon electorate. The audit follows a request from Labor candidate for Melbourne, Sophie Ismail, and Danny Pearson who asked that an audit be conducted in order to identify additional..
Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson said he was proud to welcome local kindergarten students into the new kinder year with improved educator-to-child ratios and improved facilities.
Member for Essendon Danny Pearson urged all eligible local sport and recreation clubs in Essendon to apply for an Active Club Grant.
Congratulations to Strathmore Cricket Club on being awarded a $5000 grant for the installation of a second cricket pitch at Strathnaver Reserve, Strathmore. The funding is part of the Community Cricket Program: On Common Ground, a partnership between the Andrews Government, Cricket Victoria and Cricket Australia.