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 No More Bills! The Community Carbon Cops have created the first energy positive public building in the City of Port Phillip. News, My House, What your council is doing Campaign to reduce car dooring on St Kilda Road Learn more about protected bike lane for St Kilda Road My Community, What your council is doing City of Port Phillip’s Sustainable Transport Strategy Council’s vision is for a connected and livable city My Community, What your council is doing Port Phillip Solar Bulk Buy Six local residents are determined to help the City of Port Phillip lead the way with renewable energy. News, My Community, My House, What your council is doing