Tag Archives: Knox Council

Saving food scraps from landfill

Residents will be able to dispose of food in their garden waste bins from mid next year and maximise the amount of waste that can be composted. Continue reading

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Knox declares a climate emergency

Knox Council’s 10-year Climate Response Plan identifies 56 actions to help reduce greenhouse emissions. Photo by Barbara Oehring. Continue reading

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Development at Glengollan Village

Knox Council has refused Glengollan Village a planning permit to build of a two-storey aged care facility. Continue reading

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Extending the Vermont tram

The Victorian Opposition has commited to fund a $2 million feasibility study to extend the Route 75 tram to Knox. Continue reading

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Update on Village car park project

Ferntree Gully Traders held a public meeting was held in June to discuss a proposed car park in the Village. Continue reading

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Free food and emergency relief

Knox residents will continue to be supported with food and emergency relief with 12 community groups sharing $79,000 in Council grants. Continue reading

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Car Park in Ferntree Gully Village?

Concerns have been raised about a proposed car park in Ferntree Gully Village, which will have a major impact into the future. Continue reading

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Blind Creek reimagined in Lewis Reserve

Blind Creek is set to be ‘reimagined’ at Lewis Reserve, following the successful transformation of the creek behind Fair Park Reserve in Boronia. Continue reading

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Conversations drive community safety work

Knox Council held a Community Safety Forum in early May, revealing several insights. Continue reading

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National Sorry Day 2022

The National Sorry Day Ceremony at the Knox Civic Centre included a traditional Welcome to Country, smoking ceremony, traditional dance and music performances. Continue reading

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