Julie Matheson

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

Consequences of abolishing a local government

The article below may be of interest to residents where their local council has membership of a Regional Local group such as WMRC or WESROC, etc. In the Western Suburbs, for example, … Continue reading

October 31, 2014 · 1 Comment

Shire of Mundaring to be abolished

NOTICE OF MEETING FROM STONEVILLE AND PARKEVILLE PROGRESS ASSOCIATION INC. Greetings, Many of you will have heard the news that the City of Swan’s borders will be changed to completely … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Density, sprawl and Perth’s future

Originally posted on City of Fremantle Mayor Brad Pettitt's Blog:
The Sunday Times and Perth Now have been running an impressive series on the future of Perth and the…

October 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Subiaco, the spiritual land of Dadour

The Honourable Ken Travers reminds the Western Australian Legislative Council of the origins of the Dadour Amendment and the right to vote on proposed council mergers and #amalgamations. By excising a small piece … Continue reading

October 25, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Principality of Academia

Mr Barnett has made 1,850 citizens of Hollywood and Crawley “homeless”, without a Council to attend to their needs. In the true spirit of representation, Councillor Lynley Hewett has stepped … Continue reading

October 24, 2014 · 2 Comments

Hold the line against forced council amalgamations

ONE DOWN, TWO TO GO… Forced amalgamations is a jigsaw puzzle with moving pieces.  The NationalsWA have withdrawn support, leaving just a three Liberal member majority holding the line on forced … Continue reading

October 23, 2014 · 1 Comment