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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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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Victorian Planning Authority endorses big picture vision for “Postcodes of Hope”

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Broadmeadows MP, Frank McGuire, today welcomed the State Government’s endorsement of his big picture vision, “Creating Opportunity: Postcodes of Hope”. “The Victorian Planning Authority has released its strategy for Greater Broadmeadows, which echoes many of the strategic aims and the vision I called for in the Postcodes of Hope plan I launched last year,” Mr McGuire said.

“Postcodes of Hope highlighted the assets and opportunities Br

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Win for Broadmeadows

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April 27, 2016 4:54pm
Natalie Savino – Hume Leader


Broadmeadows state Labor MP Frank McGuire at Dallas Brooks Community Primary School

A NEW day surgery centre is among the major wins for Broadmeadows following yesterday’s State Budget.

The $17.3 million centre, to be located at Broadmeadows Health Service in Johnstone St, Jacana, is set to take pressure off the Northern Hospital, with $1.2 million to be allocated in the coming year.

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Scientists are heroes, so let’s celebrate them

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AS we head into 2016, it’s time to redefine Australian exceptionalism and raise the prominence of our internationally acclaimed scientists to equal standing locally with our sports stars.

Lifesaving discoveries fighting cancer, the bionic ear allowing the profoundly deaf to hear and the elegant science behind CSL’s blood plasma help define Victoria as a world leader in medical research.

Centenary celebrations this year, honouring the Walter a

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