What your Council is Doing

Port Phillip video shows how to dodge “dooring” danger Half of 179 bike riders questioned on St Kilda Road have dodged near misses there with open car doors over the past two years and almost one in five had been hit by a door, a Port Phillip Council survey has revealed. What's on, My Community, What your council is doing Early Years Centres get set for Sustainability 14 Early Childhood Services from across the City of Port Phillip have wholeheartedly committed to taking more sustainable steps this year through Seedlings. Kids, What your council is doing Keeping South Melbourne beautiful To celebrate Keep Australia Beautiful week, the staff green team from Oxford University Press and the Sustainability team from the City of Port Phillip joined together for a clean-up event along the Sandridge rail path in South Melbourne. My Community, What your council is doing Council acts on climate change Mayor Amanda Stevens features in the documentary, A drop in the ocean, to explain what the City of Port Phillip council are doing to reduce their impact on the environment What your council is doing Port Melbourne residents make big cuts to their energy consumption, and bills! James Rodrigo and the owners at Marine Apartments, Port Melbourne worked with the City of Port Phillip’s Sustainability team to reduce their electricity consumption by 65%, saving $15,000 from the building's annual electricity bill. My House, What your council is doing Council contributes to 'Better Apartments' discussion paper ‘Better Apartments’ is the Victorian Government's discussion paper to commence a conversation around apartment design, standards and amenity. My House, What your council is doing Recycling mattresses to reduce waste A new free mattress recycling drop-off service is available to residents What your council is doing The Community Bus provides an essential service The City of Port Phillip Community Bus is a much valued free service that has been running for over 40 years, making around 3000 trips per month My Community, What your council is doing Reserve and foreshore community planting days Join us to plant natives across heritage sites in Port Phillip this winter What's on, My Community, What your council is doing Roof run-off diverted for greener gardens Up to 90 Port Phillip residents will have greener gardens thanks to an easily installed section of plumbing. What your council is doing 40 is the new 50! Speeds have been reduced from 50km/h to 40km/h in five new areas in the City of Port Phillip What your council is doing St Kilda Community Gardens reopen Plots open to local residents and gardens are open and ready for planting. News, My Community, What your council is doing Built Environment Sustainability Scorecard (BESS) BESS is a new online assessment tool for sustainable design in new buildings and renovations. My House, What your council is doing Making it easier for people to walk across busy roads Changed traffic signals make it easier to cross main roads and get to tram stops. News, My Community, What your council is doing Cargo bike now available at Elwood Toy Library Hire out a cargo bike and cruise the streets with your family. Kids, News, My Community, What your council is doing