News published September 2017
Emerald Museum to get permanent officer
Cardinia Shire Council will employ a permanent part-time Museum Officer at the Emerald Museum to assist with the running of the facility and ensure its long-term sustainability.
Council refuses planning application for poker machine venue
Cardinia Shire Council last night refused a planning application for 1 Station St, Officer for the development of a hotel incorporating 80 electronic gaming machines.
$3 million contracts awarded to improve local roads
Cardinia Shire Council has awarded contracts for approximately $3 million to improve existing sealed roads in the shire as part of the 2017-18 pavement renewal and road sealing program.
Driving growth and prosperity in South East Melbourne
The South East Melbourne initiative was launched by Premier Daniel Andrews this afternoon. Its aim is to ensure that the region is properly represented at state and national levels.
Have your say on off-lead dog areas
Cardinia Shire residents are invited to have their say on off-lead areas for dogs as part of a regular review of designated areas and the criteria used to establish other areas in the future.
Solar scam in Cardinia Shire
Cardinia Shire Council has received reports of residents being approached by scammers who claim to be installing solar electricity systems through our Solar Savers program.
More to enjoy at local playgrounds
Children across Cardinia Shire will soon have six upgraded playgrounds to enjoy and find adventure in.
Two new pilot programs for seniors
Cardinia Shire Council is piloting two new programs to engage seniors in more active, social activities. ‘Blokes in the kitchen’ and ‘Walking basketball for Seniors’ will both kick off in September.
More paths connecting local communities
Cardinia Shire Council will construct eight new footpaths as part of its 2017–18 footpath program, connecting local communities with approximately 2.5 kilometres of concrete and gravel paths.
Cardinia Life to convert to 24/7 health club
Cardinia Shire will have a 24/7 health club at Cardinia Life in Pakenham from October, thanks to Council and facility manager Aligned Leisure.