Julie Matheson

Former Subiaco Councillor | Certified Financial Planner | Western Australia Party Convenor

Mr Ker’s MLA boundaries.

Mr Ian Ker is full of good ideas. WA has 59 members of the Legislative Assembly, 1 for every 42,000 electors.  Remove the confusion, align the LA boundaries to the Premier’s … Continue reading

March 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

Possible legal action on council amalgamations

Mr Ian Ker, a resident from the City of Vincent, has engaged a lawyer and a barrister to challenge the Premier’s process to amalgamate 30 councils into 15. See this link … Continue reading

March 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Perth Metropolitan blog sites on Amalgamations

There are a lot of hard-working people trying to make sense of the Premier’s desire to reduce the number of Perth metropolitan councils down from 30 to 15. Many have … Continue reading

March 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Abolish the City of Canning?

Linton Reynolds, the commissioner for the City of Canning, has written an open letter to the residents asking them to sign a petition or write a submission. See my earlier … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Minister’s Proposals

The Minister for Local Government has put in 12 proposals to amalgamate 30 Perth metropolitan local governments into 15 large councils. The problem I have with the Minister’s proposals is … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · Leave a comment