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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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Dancers’ relief at debt write-off

By Claire Ottaviano A LONG-STANDING financial feud between the City of Swan and Zahara Dance Company (ZDC) has been put to bed after council voted to write-off more than $20,000 of unpaid debt allegedly owed by the Midland not-for-profit. At ...

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Balcony bid in the bin

By Claire Ottaviano CONTROVERSIAL modifications to a City of Swan councillor’s Guildford home were approved this week with the exception of a divisive balcony. A major component of the proposed modifications was to change a previous approval for a veranda ...

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Council vote against female-only swimming

By Claire Ottaviano A MOTION to consider introducing female-only sessions at City of Swan leisure centres to cater for people with cultural and personal sensitivities was shut down by seven of the 12 councillors present at last week’s council meeting. ...

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Battle for Robinson Road not over

By Claire Ottaviano SWAN Mayor Kevin Bailey wants to see the retention of Robinson Road added to the City’s advocacy priorities list. Cr Bailey’s motion for an urgent briefing with the City and the Public Transport Authority on the proposed ...

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