Aboriginal heritage ignored by City of Gosnells in rush to build mega industrial estate

20 Jun 2018 Arts and Culture, East Metro, Media Releases, Sustainable Planning

Important Aboriginal heritage has been overlooked by City of Gosnells in a rush to approve clearing for the Maddington Kenwick Strategic Employment Area, the WA Greens say. “Numerous stone artefacts dating back thousands of years have been found within the MKSEA development area and within living memory, people were camping at Yule Brook in the…

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Midland Oval gets 1,000 Messages of Love on Valentine’s Day

14 Feb 2018 East Metro, Media Releases, Sustainable Planning, Urban Forests

Greens Member for East Metro, Tim Clifford MLC will deliver 1,000 postcards signed by City of Swan residents and ratepayers to councillors at tonight’s council meeting. Residents have eagerly signed the Valentine’s Day themed postcards that send a strong message to let council know that they were not consulted and that the Midland Oval Redevelopment…

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Community Kept in the Dark – Proposed Incinerator Burns Dirty Energy

11 Oct 2017 Climate Change, East Metro, Energy, Media Releases, Sustainable Planning

Greens (WA) East Metropolitan representative, the Hon. Tim Clifford MLC condemns the process that is leaving the local community in the dark when it comes to decisions about how their waste will be treated. A proposal by the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council will see residual waste from local residents trucked as far as 100 kilometres…

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