The Fire Season is nearly here! It is everyone’s responsibility to prepare for the fire season and maintain their properties during the fire season and all year round.
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Moorabool Shire Council congratulates the community groups, organisations and individuals involved in helping the area successfully obtain funding through the State Government’s recent Pick My Project initiative.
Development of Australia’s premier motoring hub at Fiskville, just south of Ballan, is moving closer to reality with Moorabool Shire Council seeking funds to undertake a business case into the proposal.
Lack of government funding to boost employment, housing, social connections, transport and healthcare facilities, income and education levels is hampering development of the Moorabool Shire.
Active, healthy lifestyles and sporting potential are being hampered in Bacchus Marsh due to an ever-increasing squeeze on sporting facilities. The situation is only expected to deteriorate due to the area’s rapidly increasing population unless action is taken immediately.
New residents or those who need a refresher on preparing for the upcoming bushfire season will benefit from watching a 2 ½ minute video Council has produced on preparing your property.
Please note there will be a Special Meeting of Council on Wednesday 19 September 2018, at Council Chambers, Ballan, commencing at 6.00pm. The meeting has been set to consider Planning Scheme Amendment C81 (Bacchus Marsh Urban Growth Framework) - Adoption of Amendment.
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