From the council chambers - previous years

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2018

December

  • Spicer sit redevelopment takes a step forward.
  • FOGO a go go - better waste recycling coming.
  • Parking changes for Marine Terrace.
  • Merry Christmas from Fremantle Council​.

November

  • City pays tribute to Ken Posney.
  • Events policy rules out single use plastic bags.
  • Marine Terrace pedestrian upgrade coming.

October

  • Destination Marketing Strategic Planning 2018-2022.
  • Safe crossing on Hampton Road.
  • Dog exercise and prohibited areas policy Sir Frederick Samson Memorial Park.
  • 'Planning for entertainment noise in the Northbridge area' public consultation paper - submission.

September

  • Plan adopted for South Freo solar farm.
  • CCTV plan adopted.
  • Draft local plan – a register of significant trees.

August

  • Major High Street upgrade endorsed.
  • Working Inner Harbour reaffirmed.
  • Fremantle Oval precinct plans revealed.
  • T.A.G. Hungerford Awards renewed.

July

  • Tree replacements for Kings Square Moreton Bay fig trees.
  • Public comment for Samson Park dog areas.
  • Council position on high priority transport route.

June

  • Jean Hobson receives a special gift.
  • Budget 2018–19 gets adopted.

May

  • J Shed proposal goes to Western Australian Planning Commission.
  • Three bin waste collection for Freo.
  • Henderson Street (old Fremantle Courthouse) public realm facelift.
  • Feedback sought for Kings Square Morton Bay fig trees.
  • Balloons policy and increase to Newstart allowance proposals.

April

  • Marketing boost for Freo business.
  • Solar farm business plan goes out for advertising.
  • New J Shed proposal takes a step forward.
  • Support for South Fremantle Football Club.

March

  • Cr Andrew Sullivan sworn in.
  • Town hall wins heritage award.
  • Hilton town centre gets a facelift.
  • Car sharing option comes to Freo.
  • Freo leads diverse and affordable housing
  • New look festival schedule in 2019.

February

  • Kings Square public realm upgrade.
  • Density policy out for comment.
  • State-wide, single use plastic bag ban win.
  • New lease for Evan Davies building.

January

  • Precincts policy gets a refresh.
  • Annual report 2016-17 released.
  • New strategic planning and transport committee.

2017

December

  • J Shed, Unit 1 proposal.
  • South Terrace road upgrade.
  • Kings Square Renewal project update.
  • Merry Christmas message from the mayor.

November

  • Kings Square Renewal project update.
  • Hilton town centre road upgrade.
  • Leighton and Mosman beaches coastal plan.
  • Leighton Beach car park expansion.

September

  • Davis Park amendment no. 72 (The Heart of Beaconsfield).
  • Kings Square renewal project - public realm.
  • The corporate energy plan.

August

  • Kings Square Renewal project - toilets.
  • Kings Square Renewal project - temporary library location.
  • City’s partnership with the South West Metropolitan Partnership Forum (SWMPF).

July

  • Free after 3 - free resident parking.
  • Verges.
  • Henry Street JDAP application.

June

  • Small infill development.
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel site.
  • Budget 2017-18.

May

In this edition (listed in order of video appearance):

  • Kings Square renewal project - public realm concept.
  • Buster the Fun Bus service.
  • Fremantle Park redevelopment.
  • University of Notre Dame Australia West End activation plan.

April

In this edition (listed in order of video appearance):

  • Deputy mayor election.
  • Hilton pocket park.
  • Plastic bag local law.
  • Kings Square Project update.
  • Support for marriage equality.

March

In this edition(listed in order of video appearance):

  • Knutsford Street east structure plan.
  • Kings Square playground.
  • Innovative housing working group.

February

This edition includes (listed in order of video appearance):

  • Fremantle Oval lease.
  • Stan Reilly Centre.
  • Notre Dame development proposal (3 High Street).
  • Climate consensus statement.
  • 21 Beach Street proposal.

January

This edition includes (listed in order of video appearance):

  • Freo Alternative - report on community engagement.
  • Development of reconciliation action plan.
  • Kings Square cultural precinct redevelopment.

2016

December

This edition includes (listed in order of video appearance):

  • Unit 1, J-Shed short-term lease.
  • Kings Square cultural precinct redevelopment - temporary staff accommodation at the Stan Reilly Centre.

November

This edition includes (listed in order of video appearance):

  • 52 Adelaide Street, Fremantle.
  • Beaconsfield redevelopment.
  • Kings Square cultural precinct redevelopment.
  • Buster the Fun Bus funding.
  • Fremantle Town Hall restoration