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PUBLIC HEALTH UPDATE

Some important information on the corona virus. If you have travelled to Wuhan, China and have symptoms please contact your GP. For more information please see the link below - https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/…/Hea…/2019-novel-coronavirus

AIR QUALITY ALERT

AIR QUALITY ALERT Victorians are waking up this morning to poor air quality conditions. A change in weather conditions overnight has meant that air quality across our state has deteriorated with Melbourne blanketed in smoke.

New Reservoir Station Open And 31 Level Crossings Gone

The Andrews Labor Government has now removed 31 dangerous and congested level crossings, with trains now running on the new rail bridge over High Street in Reservoir and stopping at the brand-new station.

Four Preston Level Crossings To Go

Early works to remove four dangerous and congested level crossings, build two new stations and a two kilometre stretch of elevated rail in Preston will start next year.

Restart a Heart Day 2019

Restart a Heart Day held annually on 16 October is a worldwide effort to encourage the community to learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). A person who is unconscious and not breathing normally needs CPR immediately. Bystander intervention..

Health Condition Support Grants

More people across Victoria living with a chronic illness will now get support from their local peer-led support groups thanks to an Andrews Labor Government funding boost.

Victorian Innovation Using Cell Therapy To Save Lives

A Melbourne-based medtech company has launched a new cell therapy manufacturing platform to help patients with previously untreatable, debilitating conditions including lung cancer and autoimmune diseases.

Delivering Leading Edge Facilities For Coburg

Coburg High School students now have the state-of-the-art facilities they need to achieve their best, thanks to a $1.9 million investment by the Andrews Labor Government.

Works To Improve Reliability On The Upfield Line

Works to improve reliability on the Upfield line are ramping up with track, signal and electrical upgrades to take place this week – improving reliability for passengers.

Massive Maintenance Blitz To Upgrade Every State School

Every single Victorian government school will get a share of $515 million in the single largest boost to school maintenance ever undertaken, thanks to an unprecedented investment by the Andrews Labor Government.

WORK STARTS ON BRUNSWICK AREA SCHOOL UPGRADES

Students at Brunswick North West Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade.

Full Steam Ahead For Reservoir Level Crossing Removal

The next major phase of works at the Reservoir level crossing removal site will kick off tomorrow – allowing construction crews to ramp up work and get on and remove this notorious crossing for good.

WORK STARTS ON BRUNSWICK AREA SCHOOL UPGRADES

Students at Pascoe Vale South are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade.