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Council supports residents on short-stays

Melbourne City Council has voted unanimously to support residents in the fight to regulate the short-stay industry. A motion to pressure the state government to support residents was put by Cr Cathy Oke at the June 7 meeting of the Future Melbourne Committee and was supported by all councillors present. The vote was taken after

Alex’s dream school

CBD resident Alex Weaner might be able to show school planners a thing or two. The eight-year-old was named one of the winners of a “design your dream city school” competition in June. Alex explained that his design featured a playground, cross-country running track, fruit and vegetable garden and swimming pool. The competition was held

Local schools are overflowing

Local state schools are overflowing, with many of the government schools available to inner-city students above capacity, according to a local lobby group. Data collected by local parent lobby group City Schools 4 City Kids (CS4CK) revealed just one of seven local primary and secondary state schools it looked at was yet to exceed its

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