Julie Matheson

Subiaco Councillor | Certified Financial Planner | WA Party Convenor

Strategic Community Plan

As from 30 June 2013, all local governments must have a Strategic Community Plan. This plan is informed by community consultation.  In the case of Subiaco, we used Think 2030 … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

LOCAL GOVERNMENT REFORM NOT AMALGAMATIONS

Originally posted on City of Fremantle Mayor Brad Pettitt's Blog:
With the Fremantle Society’s new funny but serious Sock it Colin anti-amalgamations Facebook campaign underway I thought it is…

July 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Architect Ego

The Age printed an article titled “Architects bemoan ‘faux heritage’”.  Architects claim that a lack of contemporary design will worsen the latest planning rules put out for consultation in Victoria. … Continue reading

July 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

No-go zones for developers

The Victorian Govt have come up with a plan to define what areas will be zoned Neighbourhood, General and Growth Zones. Quiet streets will be a no-go zone for developers … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

SUBIACO HIGHRISE A WORRY FOR FREMANTLE

Originally posted on Freo's View:
There are very worrying trends at the Western Australian State Government Planning Department that should seriously concern us in Fremantle. Planning Minister John Day…

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

FREO MELVILLE MERGER A LAZY OPTION

Originally posted on Freo's View:
Fremantle councillor Andrew Sullivan posted the following comment to the new Don’t Merge Freo with Melville FACEBOOK page. I believe it is worth publishing…

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

PREMIER BARNETT HAS NO MANDATE FOR COUNCIL MERGERS

Originally posted on Freo's View:
In a comment to this blog Colin Nicol asked why I did not start the Don’t Merge Freo with Melville Facebook page earlier and…

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment