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Date: Friday, 13 March, 2020 - 12:30
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
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Mayor Cr David Edwards says a sleeping giant has been woken in Bacchus Marsh and those seeking to store, categorise and dispose of contaminated soil near the town have no one to blame but themselves.

Date: Tuesday, 10 March, 2020 - 15:30
Category: General
Town: Wallace

Forest Fire Management Victoria advise that the following planned burning will be carried out from 11/3/2020 to 13/3/2020, weather conditions permitting:
 

BARKSTEAD - Pinchgut Road, 371.3ha, 0.5Km West of Barkstead

Date: Friday, 6 March, 2020 - 09:00
Category: General
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The most up-to-date and accurate information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is available at https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus - the one source of truth for all Victorians wanting information and updates.

Date: Tuesday, 3 March, 2020 - 13:30
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
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The answers to 24 questions about the proposal to store, categorise and dispose of contaminated soil at Bacchus Marsh are being made available for all to see. The answers from Transurban and its partners are here.

Date: Monday, 2 March, 2020 - 09:15
Category: Services

Permits to burn during the Declared Fire Danger Period will be issued shortly to landowners who have made an application to conduct controlled burning within the Shire. These permits are only issued for agricultural purposes to assist farmers in the removal of weeds and stubble.

Date: Thursday, 20 February, 2020 - 14:30
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
map of Maddingley

Technical impact assessments on a proposal to store, categorise and dispose of contaminated soil at Bacchus Marsh are yet to be made available to Moorabool Shire Council.

Date: Friday, 14 February, 2020 - 13:45
Category: General
Town: Maddingley
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Moorabool Shire Council has requested that our community be fully consulted by all parties involved in the proposal to dispose of contaminated soil from the Westgate Tunnel Project at Bacchus Marsh. Council has requested that proper consultation happens before a decision is made.

Date: Wednesday, 12 February, 2020 - 08:45
Category: General
Town: Bacchus Marsh

Moorabool Shire Council is delivering the Moorabool Regional Sports Hub in Maddingley. This will bring much needed state-of-the-art sports and recreation infrastructure to local clubs and the community.

Date: Tuesday, 11 February, 2020 - 09:15
Category: General
Town: Dunnstown
Dunnstown street

Dunnstown residents: we want to hear from you!

Council will be hosting a community workshop to explore opportunities for township improvements in and around Dunnstown, as part of our Township Improvement Plans.

Date: Friday, 7 February, 2020 - 10:30
Category: General
Town: Bacchus Marsh
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The Jonathan Drive Public Lighting Project involves the installation of lighting along the shared path between Holts Lane and Grey Street in Darley.

The project aims to: