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Our pressure on Labor to regulate short-stays and address the housing crisis is working

Our pressure on Labor to regulate short-stays and address the housing crisis is working

August 30th, 2023 - Ellen Sandell

Melbourne is a great place to live. But residents are rightfully frustrated by the lack of affordable housing and the ever-increasing amount of short-stay accommodation dominating our suburbs.

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Parking woes

August 2nd, 2023 - Evan Mulholland

The latest solution in search of a problem from the City of Melbourne quietly kicked off in July, with a new Sunday and late-night parking ticket regime for Melbourne’s CBD. 

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Melbourne Community Toy Libraries will have a new home

June 28th, 2023 - Ellen Sandell

I am thrilled to share some wonderful news. The City of Melbourne has decided to take on the management of our beloved toy libraries, ensuring their ongoing security into the future.

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Better future for housing within reach

May 31st, 2023 - Linda White

Australia faces significant housing challenges. Recently, issues of housing and homelessness have dominated our national policy conversation.

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Rental crisis deepens

May 31st, 2023 - Evan Mulholland

Young Melburnians excited to live in the centre of our vibrant city are struggling to find a place to rent and are being priced out of our inner suburbs.

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It’s time for reform of Victoria’s criminal justice system

March 29th, 2023 - Evan Mulholland

The March release of the Justice Reform Initiative’s Victorian State of Incarceration Report paints a harrowing picture of the problems facing our criminal justice system.

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Addressing our housing crisis

March 1st, 2023 - Evan Mulholland

In my inaugural speech to the Victorian Parliament in December last year, I spoke about what I believe is my duty as a millennial MP to do what I can to assist my peers to achieve the great Australian dream of home ownership.

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In memory of Angus Collins, we need to protect cyclists and prevent further tragedy

March 1st, 2023 - Ellen Sandell

The tragic death of Angus Collins, who was killed in February by a truck while he was riding his bike in West Melbourne, has shaken our community. To family and friends of Angus, I’d like to extend my deepest condolences.

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A day in the life of a Greens MP staffer

August 31st, 2022 - Inner City News

If you’ve ever called, emailed, or popped into Ellen’s office, there’s a good chance you’ve spoken to one of us.

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A win for Victorians and a plan to get one million homes off gas!

August 3rd, 2022 - Inner City News

Hello! I’m Samantha, your Greens MP in the Victorian upper house representing the Northern Metropolitan region. I’m very happy to share that your local state MP for Melbourne, Ellen, has welcomed beautiful baby Luca into the family. Ellen is taking a  short period of maternity leave but her staff, and mine, are here to help.

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Parking woes

Parking woes

August 2nd, 2023 - Evan Mulholland
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