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From little things, big things grow! A conversation with Venta Slizys

From little things, big things grow! A conversation with Venta Slizys Introducing Venta Venta Slizys is a valued member of the Chain of Ponds Collaboration and has been instrumental in initiating, visualising, and shaping the Collaboration into what it is today. In her role as Coordinator of City Design at Moonee Valley City Council, Venta …

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First plants in the ground! A milestone celebration for Reimagining Moonee Ponds Creek

First plants in the ground! A milestone celebration for Reimagining Moonee Ponds Creek. On Friday 19th May we celebrated a significant milestone – the first of 43,000 native trees and shrubs went into the ground at the Reimagining Moonee Ponds Creek project site. It was all action stations on the day! We were visited by …

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Breaking Concrete on Moonee Ponds Creek!

Breaking Concrete on Moonee Ponds Creek! January marked the beginning of major works at Oak Park/Strathmore, with the removal of the first panel of concrete as part of the ‘Reimagining Moonee Ponds Creek’ Project.   This exciting project is converting the current concrete channel into a naturalised creek that will transform the area and improve …

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Westmeadows Meander

Westmeadows Meander The Westmeadows Meander project is progressing steadily, with Melbourne Water busily working through the preliminary design phase.  This includes: Once these design steps are completed, a community engagement plan will be drafted and feedback sought by stakeholders.  Melbourne Water and Hume City Council will collaborate on community consultation in the local area to …

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Improving Moonee Ponds Creek

Improving Moonee Ponds Creek The Moonee Ponds Creek corridor improvement project in Brunswick West/Essendon is progressing very well.  A new pedestrian and cycling bridge across the creek has been installed, linking the two suburbs.  Shared path connections and associated works on both sides of the creek were also completed in May allowing the bridge to be opened and …

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