PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST IN YUROKE

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PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST IN YUROKE

The Victorian Budget 2020/21 delivers on the investments that will see our community recover – and come back even stronger.

UPGRADING MICKLEHAM PRIMARY SCHOOL BRICK BY BRICK

Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Yuroke Ros Spence today announced Mickleham Primary School will receive a $21.433 million upgrade, following the more than $7 million announced through the Infrastructure Planning and Acceleration Fund, to acquire land and rebuild the school on an expanded site.

HELPING YUROKE KIDS GET THE MOST OUT OF KINDER

Member for Yuroke Ros Spence has announced 34 early childhood services offering funded kinder in 2021 in Melbourne’s outer north will share in $916,340 of School Readiness Funding.

TWO NEW SCHOOLS FUNDED TO BOOST ECONOMY

Member Yuroke Ros Spence today announced two new schools in Greenvale and Mickleham would receive $8 million as part of more than 50 projects under the Non-Government Schools Capital Fund.

CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE AT KEELONITH PRIMARY SCHOOL

Families in Melbourne’s growing northern suburbs are another step closer to having a new local school thanks to the Victorian Government, with construction of Keelonith Primary School now complete.

NEW NAME FOR NEW SCHOOLS REVEALED

The names of two new primary schools opening in Greenvale and Mickleham next year have now been chosen, following local community consultation.

MORE PLAY AND EXERCISE OPPORTUNITIES FOR HUME

Families in Hume will soon benefit from brand new park facilities and streetscape upgrade thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund.

NEW MODULAR KINDER FOR MICKLEHAM

Member for Yuroke Ros Spence today announced that a new two-room modular kindergarten will be provided for the soon-to-be-built community centre in Mickleham, thanks to a $1.5 million grant from the Andrews Labor Government, and in partnership with Hume City Council.

WORKS UNDERWAY ON CRAIGIEBURN STATION CAR PARK

Works are underway to significantly increase car parking for Craigieburn Station, which will make it easier for people living in the outer northern suburbs to find a car park and catch the train.

CONSULTATION OPEN TO NAME NEW LOCAL SCHOOLS

Families in Victoria’s fastest growing areas are a step closer to getting the state-of-the-art schools they deserve, with the appointment of new principals at all 14 schools opening in 2021 and commencement of community consultation to name the new schools.

NEW MICKLEHAM SCHOOL GETS ITS FIRST PRINCIPAL

The foundation principal has been appointed to lead the new Merrifield West Primary School (interim name), which is set to open in 2021 and provide more student places for local families.

MORE LOCALS IN YUROKE GET BACK TO WORK

Local workers who have lost work due to the coronavirus pandemic will have access to new jobs through the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria initiative, as part of a campaign to keep communities safe and get people back into work.

MORE JOBS AND NEW SCHOOLS IN YUROKE

Member for Yuroke Ros Spence today announced Greenvale Secondary School and Kalkallo Common Primary School would share in an investment of $438.6 million to help build ten new schools and deliver a further four stages of new school projects to open in 2022 across the state.