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Stay informed with the latest news and important announcements from within Glen Eira City Council and around the municipality.

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27 January 2023

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

On 27 January, International Holocaust Remembrance Day marks the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.

28 December 2022

Council prepares for flood season

Sections of concrete drainage pipe flank Kalimna Street in preparation for installation at King George VI Memorial Reserve car park.

The months between October and March are known to bring heavy rainfall that threatens floods. 

22 December 2022

Princes Park play space opens to the public

The play space upgrade at Princes Park in Caulfield South is now complete and ready to enjoy in time for the end-of-year period.

12 December 2022

Glen Eira City Council moves ahead with Circular Economy Plan

Glen Eira City Council will lead the community towards a more sustainable future following the recent adoption of the Glen Eira Circular Economy Plan 2022–2026.

06 December 2022

Proposed discontinuance and sale of part of Merriwoola Street, St Kilda East

Glen Eira City Council (Council), acting under section 206 and Schedule 10 Clause 3 of the Local Government Act 1989 and section 114 of the Local Government Act 2020 proposes to discontinue the northern section of Merriwoola Street, St Kilda East, which is shown hatched on the plan below.

05 December 2022

Community RAT program

Free rapid antigen tests are now available for priority and high-risk community members.

30 November 2022

Proposed sale of discontinued road abutting 239 Jasper Road, McKinnon

Glen Eira City Council (Council) acting under Section 114 Local Government Act 2020 (Act) and in accordance with the Council Community Engagement Policy, proposes to sell part of the discontinued road abutting the rear of 239 Jasper Road, McKinnon, known as lot 4 on TP 959870G (Land).

28 November 2022

Calling out local issues just got snappier

After a five-year partnership, Snap Send Solve and Glen Eira City Council are collaborating on an innovative technology project that will improve how residents can communicate with Council.

24 November 2022

Mayor and Deputy Mayor elected for 2022–23 Council year

At a Special Council Meeting on Wednesday 23 November, councillor Jim Magee was re-elected as Mayor and councillor Anne-Marie Cade elected as Deputy Mayor.

23 November 2022

Inkerman Road safe cycling corridor project

Glen Eira City Council resolved to abandon a safe cycling corridor project along Inkerman Road at its meeting on 22 November 2022.

21 November 2022

Council welcomes “game-changing” $30m Liberal commitment to unlock public open space at Caulfield Racecourse Reserve

Liberal Leader Matthew Guy, Glen Eira Mayor Cr Jim Magee, and Caulfield MP David Southwick

Glen Eira City Council has welcomed a $30 million Liberal election commitment to deliver stage one of the Caulfield Racecourse Reserve Land Management Plan.

08 November 2022

Planning for the Future – Glen Eira’s Housing Strategy adopted by Council

Glen Eira Housing Strategy

Glen Eira City Council endorsed the Glen Eira Housing Strategy 2022 on Wednesday 2 November 2022.