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$285k to shake up status quo at City

By Claire Ottaviano A NEW division headed by a $285,000 job title has been created within the City of Swan to “reinvent”  the City’s approach to key problem areas. The City is currently in the process of hiring a new ...

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Swan residents claim rates system is unfair

By Claire Ottaviano CITY of Swan rates will come under the microscope this financial year after a review of the City’s rating system was placed on the chief executive’s performance targets list. But rural residents fighting inconsistent ratings in rural ...

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NAIDOC back with a bang

By Claire Ottaviano THE postponement of July NAIDOC week events  did not dampen the spirit, energy and enthusiasm of community members who came out to celebrate at the rescheduled City of Swan NAIDOC event on Tuesday. This year’s theme, Heal ...

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Haddrill family celebrate 190 years

By Claire Ottaviano A FEW hundred descendants of the Haddrill Swan Valley pioneering family will come together for a 190th reunion next weekend. William and Hannah Haddrill are two of the Swan River Colony’s earliest pioneers. They came to Australia ...

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Robinson Road set to close 2022

By Claire Ottaviano MAIN Roads WA (MRWA) claims the closure of Robinson Road will not significantly impact traffic issues in Midland. However, the results of  a traffic study show worrying long term predictions on congestion in Bellevue and Midland. The ...

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Culture review into Swan Council

By Claire Ottaviano A MOTION for a workplace culture review for councillors at the City of Swan passed unanimously and without discussion on Wednesday night. The motion by Cr Claire Scanlan requested staff initiate a review and prepare a report ...

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Islamic school plans released

City of Swan residents have until September 1 to voice their opinions on a proposal to build an Islamic School in Henley Brook. The City have released plans for an education establishment on the corner of Asturian Drive and Henley ...

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Fed up and fearful

By Claire Ottaviano THE City of Swan is investigating a vicious attack in Swan View that left a dog with serious injuries. Alison Gilchrist was walking her 15-year-old border terrier Twiggy and 13-week-old toy fox terrier Merida on Gypsy Rise ...

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