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Geelong Mayor Darryn Lyons, Councillor Andy Richards and Tom Lonergan try out the CLO'ey food waste unit.
Friday, 28 August 2015

First Australian food waste composting trial launches in Geelong

Geelong is taking recycling to a new level as the first Australian city to run a pilot of food waste compost units in households.

Barwon Heads secured a community grant from Future Proofing Geelong and installed solar panel systems on five community buildings.
Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Geelong steps closer to a low carbon economy

At Council’s Tuesday night meeting, the findings of the Low Carbon Growth Plan for Geelong 2015 Update and the Future Proofing Geelong Impact Statement 2011-2014 were noted.

Simonds Stadium
Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Council to contribute $6M towards Simonds Stadium stage four redevelopment

The City of Greater Geelong has agreed, in principle, to provide up to $6 million towards the stage four redevelopment of Simonds Stadium on the condition that the State Government assumes management and operations of the stadium and Kardinia Park and absolves council of any ongoing financial contributions.

Indicative concept for the Little Malop Street bridge
Friday, 7 August 2015

Plan for Little Malop Street Bridge and pocket park

The Little Malop Street pedestrian and cycling bridge is set to be revitalised and a new public space created in a plan developed by the Central Geelong Task Force.

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