driving

Keep clear: Pedestrians walking!

I was pleased to see a couple of articles on page 5 of the May 2014 City of Glen Eira council newsletter, about the rights of pedestrians on footpaths. The first notes the rules around keeping footpaths clear: Clearing the way for walking During community consultation for Glen Eira City Council’s Walking Strategy, various concerns were raised regarding obstructions for walking. These ob

News and events

How many times does the mayor’s photo appear in the council newsletter?

A few years ago I noted that the Glen Eira News local council newsletter featured six photos of the mayor in twelve pages. The current mayor is Jamie Hyams, who I've met a couple of times, and I'm happy to say has an interest in improving public transport -- I believe he was behind Glen Eira joining the Metropolitan Transport Forum to help lobby the state government for better services. The