Alison Voulgaris, Derek Low
Are you part or have you been part of a political party? If so, which one?
Never ever for all of us
Tell us a bit about you and your team? What’s your day job?
We are a truly independent team not affiliated with any political party. Long term locals. Environmental Scientist, Educator (youth) and Environmental Engineer.
What are some things you love about living in the area?
It’s sense of community, feeling of place, heritage, natural environment – bush and tree landscape
What do you believe to be the 3 main issues affecting our community?
- Loss of local democracy (forced mergers)
- Need for greater transparency in local decision making and involvement of community,
- Over development
What are the 3 key things you plan to achieve?
Our commitment is to
- DEFEND the Municipality’s independence and special character,
- to LISTEN to the community, and
- to ACT on the aspirations and needs of our community.
What about your long term vision for the area?
Maintain its independence and community values, build better networking between Community, clubs and business ( do things locally)
How do you plan to influence state policy that impacts on our community?
To work cooperatively through the ROC process, ensure a local voice in the strategic direction of government policy as it affects our local community. Work with community service providers to promote and advocate their activities and funding, facilitate volunteering
Email Ross here: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call Ross here: 0417 490 646