New board to lead Broadmeadows’ charge to northern ‘powerhouse’

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Suzanne Hewitt, Hume Leader
May 18, 2017

BROADMEADOWS will be reborn under a special State Government-appointed board headed by local MP Frank McGuire.

The Broadmeadows Revitalisation Board will advise the government on opportunities and projects capitalising on the suburb’s strengths to attract investment, jobs and training.

“This initiative will help postcodes of disadvantage to again become postcodes of hope by creating opportunities to bu

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Thursday, 18 May, 2017

The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring sustainable growth in Melbourne’s suburbs with the creation of the Suburban Development portfolio – marking a significant change in the way government delivers services and infrastructure.

The portfolio will oversee the establishment of the Metropolitan Partnerships – one for each of the 6 metro regions of Melbourne – that bring together local government, industry and th

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Wednesday, 17 May, 2017

Former automotive workers will help manufacture some of Australia’s most iconic confectionery, thanks to investments made by the Andrews Labor Government.

Visiting Prydes Confectionery in Broadmeadows today, Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan and Member for Broadmeadows Frank McGuire announced the company would take on 50 new workers – with 11 positions identified for auto workers.

Prydes Confectionery r

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Broadmeadows railway station upgrade

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Wednesday 10 May, 2017

The Broadmeadows Railway Station will undergo a much needed makeover to make it easier and safer for people to use public transport and to cross the busy Pascoe Vale Road with the release of new works packages by the Victorian State Government today.

Member for Broadmeadows, Frank McGuire announced $4 million in State Government funding to improve access and amenity at the station, with a new northern entrance

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Hume schoolchildren remember the WWI recapture of French village by Australian soldiers

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Kiel Egging, Hume Leader
April 24, 2017 4:00pm

HUME schoolchildren have paid their respects at a training ground for the nation’s World War I soldiers in the lead up to Anzac Day.

Around 300 schoolchildren attended Broadmeadows Labor MP Frank McGuire’s annual Side By Side service at the Maygar Barracks on Thursday.
The service has been previously held at local primary schools but was held at the barracks for the first time this year.


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