Monthly Archives: April 2019

We need the Wollert rail

Whittlesea Leader 16 April 2019 Whittlesea Council We need the Federal Government to help make the Wollert rail line a reality. A train line extension to Wollert within the next ten years is vital.

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Roads nightmare a huge impact: I miss dinner with family

Whittlesea Leader 16 April 2019 Priyam Shah I CAN’T remember the last time I got home from work in time to have dinner with my family. I leave before my daughter is awake in the morning and see her for a very short time before she is tucked into bed each night. There is no time for sporting activities or … > More

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National Nightmare Commute Day: Going nowhere fast on High Street

Northern Star Weekly 9 April 2019 Laura Michell Star Weekly joined Whittlesea council as it attempted to drive a bus from Wollert to Melbourne’s CBD last week for National Nightmare Commute Day. Here’s what happened. The 24-kilometre journey from Wollert to Melbourne’s CBD, via High Street and St Georges Road, should take 55 minutes. But the daily reality for Whittlesea … > More

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National nightmare commute day to shine a light on Whittlesea and Hume’s traffic woes

Northern Star Weekly 2 April 2019 Laura Michell Whittlesea and Hume residents are being encouraged to share their travel woes on social media for National Nightmare Commute Day this Thursday. The nationwide social media event gives a voice to people living in fast-growing outer suburbs who are fed up with the hours wasted every day travelling to work or study. The day … > More

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