The following are the main items identified in the ACT Budget that affect us in Weston Creek and Molonglo: Continue reading
Council Chair, Tom Anderson, appeared today and gave evidence to the Augmented ACT Electoral Commission. He stated that the Woden Town Centre, as a minimum, must be moved into the proposed Electorate of Bean so that it is with the vast majority of electors that it services. Continue reading
Council is very concerned that there is no consideration by the planners of congestion, public spaces and community facilities for the Woden Town Centre and the Woden Community. The comparison between the Precinct Plan for Woden when compared with Belconnen is chalk and cheese. Continue reading
The next meeting of the Weston Creek Community Council is at 7:30pm at the Raiders Club, Liardet St, Weston (click for map). Continue reading
The Suburban Land Agency is hosting another Molonglo Valley Community Information Night on Thursday 24 May 2018 between 7pm and 9pm at Charles Weston School. This event will be live streamed to the Molonglo Valley Mingle Facebook page and will include a Q&A session. These videos will also be uploaded to the Molonglo Valley Mingle page on the Suburban Land Agency website. Continue reading
Over the years we have seen a relentless drive by successive Governments to diminish these Institutions through continued budget reductions whether they be through the so-called “efficiency dividend” or other cuts. Our community believes that there is a Community Service Obligation on the Parliament of Australia and its Members and Senators to fully fund these Institutions to enable them to operate for the benefit of all Australians. Continue reading
The proposed boundaries split the Woden Valley into two electorates. This has been catastrophic for the Woden Town Centre where, under the ACT Electorate boundaries for at least 8 years, the District was split in two as is proposed here by this Re-distribution. With the ACT Electorate changes finally putting Woden back together again in 2016, it would be tragic for the Federal Re-Distribution to again split this community. The suburbs of Lyons, Curtin, Hughes, Garran and Phillip should be included in the electorate of Bean.
Do you want to know what is happening at the old AFP site in Weston? Then attend one of the two community Information Sessions or come to the Weston Creek Community Council Meeting on Wednesday 30 May at 7.30 pm to hear what is proposed there. Continue reading
A new wetland is being built at Holder as part of the ACT Healthy Waterways project. The new wetlands will attract birds, animals and reptiles. Continue reading
An agreement has been reached to bring Molonglo Valley’s first-ever seniors’ lifestyle and care community. The new high-quality housing community and retail site will be part of the master plan to incorporate housing,
retail and lifestyle features that encourage community interaction over many generations.