Council urged to demonstrate effective environmental leadership

Mik AidtNews, Submissions

Geelong Sustainability’s submission to Geelong Council’s budget is a call for more effective environmental leadership in the municipality. While it’s exciting to see the City of Greater Geelong giving special emphasis to sustainability and the One Planet Living framework in its new Council Plan 2018–22, an examination of Council’s 2018-19 Draft Budget makes it apparent that these important leadership aspirations … Read More

Cycling Without Age – Official Launch

Jonathan WrightNews

Geelong’s first chapter of Cycling Without Age was officially launched this month at Multicultural Aged Care Services (MACS) in North Geelong. MACS Chair Gael Perry and Cr Sarah Mansfield took a comfy seat on wheels to cut the ribbon and ring the bell.Photo – Phil Hines PhotographyThis fabulous Geelong Cycling Without Age project is the result of the collaborative efforts … Read More

Better bike connections in Geelong

Mik AidtNews, Submissions

The Council survey results are in …and what amazing results! 565 people completed the survey, and over 70 per cent of them supported the Southern Cycling Corridor between Belmont and the CBD, while over 80 per cent of respondents were supportive of the Western Cycling Corridor between Geelong West and the CBD. → It’s worth looking at the details: Survey … Read More