Pyrenees Shire Council will apply to increase rates above the state government’s 2 per cent rate cap and quarantine additional revenue for spending on roads.
Jessica Black A $2 million upgrade to Eastern Oval will open the door to more high level cricket matches, Cricket Victoria chief executive officer Tony Dodemaide said.
Jessica Black Hepburn Wind will feature in the National Community Energy Congress with a Celebrating Pioneering Communities event this Sunday.
Jessica Black Vulnerable Ballarat families could be put at risk of domestic violence if the Commonwealth pushes ahead with a 30 per cent funding cut to community legal centres, Central Highlands Community Centre says.
Jessica Black A program which helped 66-year-old Allan Bradshaw move from an unsafe rooming house in outer Melbourne into public housing in Bacchus Marsh is under threat.
Jessica Black Ballarat Cabaret Festival's new artistic director Fiona Scott-Norman is ready to beam the bat signal on high for Ballarat.
Jessica Black Smythesdale pharmacy assistant Meredith Grant is set to lose almost $4000 a year after the Fair Work Commission ruled to slash penalty rates.
Jessica Black Cuts to Sunday and public holiday penalty rates will slash the take-home pay of thousands of workers in the region, the union says.
Jessica Black The Fair Work Commission has ruled to slash Sunday and public holiday penalty rates for retail, hospitality, pharmacy and fast food employees effective from July.
Jessica Black Ballarat’s taxi fleet could shrink under the state government’s proposed buyback scheme for owner-operator licenses, Victorian Taxi Association president Stephen Armstrong says.