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ST MARY’S PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADE FUNDED TO BOOST ECONOMY

The Victorian Government will fast-track funding for upgrades to Catholic and Independent schools across Victoria to give students and staff the best facilities sooner, and support local jobs, businesses and Victoria’s economic recovery.

DANDENONG COMMUNITY GROUPS GO DIGITAL

The Victorian Government is helping 148 community organisations across Victoria to get creative and move their events online through the Multicultural Festivals and Events program.

A NEW COMMUNITY HUB FOR CENTRAL DANDENONG

The Victorian Government has given the green light to a new development that will deliver important community and mission services to the Dandenong community, with works to start early next year.

BOOSTING HEMMINGS STREET SHOPPING STRIP

The Victorian Government’s Neighbourhood Activity Centre Renewal Fund is delivering a boost for Hemmings Street Shopping Strip as part of the Building Works Program.

INVESTING IN NEW COMMUNITY PAVILION

Young families and sports fans in Casey will benefit from a new community pavilion funded by the Andrews Labor Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund.

MORE FREIGHT ON TRAINS IN MELBOURNE’S SOUTHEAST

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments are making rail freight cheaper for businesses and taking trucks off suburban roads, thanks to a $28 million investment in direct rail freight between the Port of Melbourne and Dandenong South.

MORE LOCALS IN DANDENONG GET BACK TO WORK

Locals who have lost work due to the coronavirus pandemic will have the chance to find new jobs to help slow the spread of the virus and support the community through the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria initiative.

SUPPORTING AFRICAN STUDENTS IN DANDENONG

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting and empowering young Victorians of African heritage to achieve their potential in school by allocating $3 million to establish a Homework Club Grants Program and employ School Community Liaison Officers.

MORE JOBS AND NEW SCHOOL IN DANDENONG

The Victorian Government will fix old buildings, deliver extra classrooms and build ten brand new schools in a state-wide construction blitz that will create thousands of jobs across the state and kickstart Victoria’s economy.

INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENTS FOR DANDENONG DRIVERS

Motorists and bus passengers in Dandenong will now enjoy a quicker journey with the completion of upgrades at the Stud Road and Clow Street intersection thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.