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Public housing tenants come together to improve their housing

Public housing tenants come together to improve their housing

December 1st, 2021 - Cory Memery

I welcome the state government’s program to have structured consultation with public housing residents in Flemington and North Melbourne. This should occur on all public housing high rise estates.


City of Melbourne moves on affordable housing provision

November 4th, 2021 - Cory Memery

An Affordable Housing Strategy 2030 was adopted at the end of last year and out of this, the City of Melbourne (CoM) has decided to directly engage in affordable housing provision.

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Horn of Africa refugees and migrants

September 30th, 2021 - Cory Memery

I am privileged to have had the opportunity to meet and become friends with many Horn of Africa residents of public housing in Melbourne. 

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Ending homelessness in our city 

July 29th, 2021 - Cory Memery

Homelessness Week has been on our calendars for many years now. It runs from August 1 to 7 this year and you will probably be in that week when you are reading my column. 

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In response to the Ombudsman …

April 1st, 2021 - Cory Memery

Hello readers, thanks for all the feedback from my last column. In this issue I want to talk about the Victorian Ombudsman’s report into the “hard lockdown” of the public housing residents for two weeks at 33 Alfred St, North Melbourne.

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Welcome from the Public Housing Residents’ Network

March 1st, 2021 - Inner City News

Hi readers, this column is from the view of a long-term public housing resident.

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