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GIVING STRATHMORE KIDS THE SCHOOL THEY DESERVE

Students in Strathmore will have the modern classrooms and school facilities they need to get the great education they deserve, thanks to a $13.8 million upgrade by the Andrews Labor Government.

SHOOTING GOALS FOR NETBALLERS

Danny Pearson today announced funding to develop plans to expand the netball facilities at Riverside Park in Ascot Vale.

EXTRA CAR PARKING FOR STRATHMORE PASSENGERS

The Andrews Labor Government is building 70 new car parking spaces at Strathmore Station, making it faster and easier for local passengers to park the car and catch the train.

FIRST TIME FISH STOCKING INTO THE MARIBYRNONG

The Maribyrnong River will be stocked with estuary perch for the first time next summer to improve recreational fishing opportunities and get more people fishing, more often

MORE PUNCTUAL BUSES FOR ESSENDON

A new bus timetable has been introduced for route 503 to make journeys more punctual and reliable for locals.

SOLAR POWERED TRAMS

Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson MP, today welcomed the Victorian Government’s announcement that a new largescale solar farm will power Melbourne’s tram network – the world’s largest operating tram network.

HELPING ESSENDON BOWLS CLUB GROW

Essendon Bowls Club will receive $1000 to purchase four sets of smaller-sized lawn bowls for use in their afterschool and school holiday programs, as part of the Labor Government’s Sporting Club Grants Program.

BUCKLEY STREET LEVEL CROSSING REMOVAL TO BE FAST-TRACKED TO 2017

The Deputy Premier, James Merlino and the Minister for Public Transport, Jacinta Allan have joined the State Member for Essendon, Danny Pearson, and the State Member for Niddire, Ben Carroll to announce that the removal of the Buckley Street Level Crossing will be fasttracked to 2017.