Monthly Archives: June 2012

Traffic jams hit CFA hard

Northern Weekly 25 June, 2012 Sue Hewitt A CHOKED intersection is delaying CFA volunteers from getting to Epping fire station to respond to emergencies, according to a state MP. Locals described the four-way roundabout, with the CFA station on one corner, as a car park. Yan Yean Labor MP Danielle Green said it could take traffic 40 minutes to travel … > More

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Letterbox drop 14th-22nd July

Dear ACA members/ supporters. We will soon have our next newsletter ready for distribution within the Aurora estate anytime between the 14th and 22nd July (encompasses two weekends and the week between). It will be delivered around 12th- 13th July to your house- you can manage when to deliver it according to weather, family and work commitments. It will be … > More

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Station would reduce traffic

Whittlesea Leader Conversations 12 June 2012 I VERY much agree with Kathleen on the need to duplicate Epping Rd and the need for traffic lights replacing the O’Herns Rd/Epping Rd roundabout (‘‘Problem failure of planning’’, Conversations, Whittlesea Leader, June 5). Kathleen is somewhat less enthusiastic about an Epping North train station because it would be of little use for those … > More

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Comments on ‘Car-clogged roundabout’

Whittlesea Leader Conversations 5 June 2012 It was pleasing to see a number of letters written by Aurora residents to the Whittlesea Leader newspaper  in response  to the article ‘Car-clogged roundabout makes us see red‘ (which appeared on the 23rd of May 2012). Please find attached a pdf of the opinions page  (now called ‘Conversations’) which included the letters.  Well … > More

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