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Congratulations to our Great Vincent Verges winner!
Posted September 19, 2018 Congratulations to our Great Vincent Verges winner!

Julie from West Perth won a Bokashi Bin for submitting an image of her favourite Vincent Verge.

Garage Sale Trail Returns to Vincent
Posted September 14, 2018 Garage Sale Trail Returns to Vincent

The Garage Sale Trail returns to Vincent this October. Join the movement with over 400,000 Australians by hosting a sale or shopping the Trail.

New Recycling Stations
Posted September 14, 2018 New Recycling Stations

Two new recycling stations have been installed at Beatty Park Leisure Centre and Hawaiian's Mezz Shopping Centre.

City of Vincent welcomes new CEO
Posted September 12, 2018 City of Vincent welcomes new CEO

We are set to welcome a new Chief Executive Officer, David MacLennan, who will commence in mid-October.

The search for hatchling turtles at Hyde Park
Posted September 11, 2018 The search for hatchling turtles at Hyde Park

Juvenile and hatchling oblong turtles are rarely, if ever, seen in Hyde Park and the City of Vincent hopes a three year study of the turtles will tell them why.

Road Closures
Posted August 29, 2018 Road Closures

Street closures for road works and maintenance.

Local History Award Winners
Posted August 28, 2018 Local History Award Winners

Congratulations to the winners in our Local History Awards

Braithwaite Park Upgrades
Posted August 28, 2018 Braithwaite Park Upgrades

We are pleased to announce the Braithwaite Park toilet upgrade is now complete and the toilets are open.

City of Vincent response to Floreat Athena Football Club Funding Announcement
Posted August 25, 2018 City of Vincent response to Floreat Athena Football Club Funding Announcement

The City of Vincent will be seeking additional information from both Floreat Athena Football Club and the Federal Government following today’s surprise announcement of a $3 million funding commitment towards Litis Stadium, announced by One Nation Senator Peter Georgiou.

Great Vincent Verges
Posted August 23, 2018 Great Vincent Verges

In celebration of our updated verge and street tree policies, we are holding a competition over the next two weeks to find the best Vincent verge! Post a picture of your favourite Vincent verge to Instagram for your chance to win.

Vincent approves new street trees and verges policy
Posted August 23, 2018 Vincent approves new street trees and verges policy

Vincent council has taken the final step in ripping up the rule book around street trees and verges by finalising the policy changes that went to community consultation.

Strategic Community Plan 2018-2028
Posted August 22, 2018 Strategic Community Plan 2018-2028

The Strategic Community Plan 2018-2028 is the City's most significant guiding document which establishes the community's vision for Vincent's future. The draft Strategic Community Plan is ready for your comment.

Vincent's Vision for Arts
Posted August 22, 2018 Vincent's Vision for Arts

We have released our new Arts Development Action Plan that outlines art projects the City will focus on over the next 2 years.

Find a Book Week treasure at City of Vincent Library
Posted August 14, 2018 Find a Book Week treasure at City of Vincent Library

The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre is celebrating Book Week (18 - 24 August) with a competition and invitation for local children to drop in after school and show off their costumes.

Laneway Lighting Improvement Project Consultation
Posted August 3, 2018 Laneway Lighting Improvement Project Consultation

We will be upgrading the Beaufort Street CCTV Network and increasing lighting in the laneway that runs parallel between Chelmsford Road and Grosvenor Road to improve safety and reduce crime within the area.

No Demolition without Approval - Notice of Motion
Posted July 27, 2018 No Demolition without Approval - Notice of Motion

The City of Vincent Council this week supported a Notice of Motion to investigate if it is possible to reinstate development approvals before the demolition of single houses in the City of Vincent.

A Message from the Mayor
Posted July 26, 2018 A Message from the Mayor

This year’s budget is even more community focused because you told us what is important to you.

Current Community Consultations
Posted July 11, 2018 Current Community Consultations

We are currently holding a number of community consultations as part of our ongoing commitment to community engagement.

Beatty Park 2018/2019 Update
Posted July 5, 2018 Beatty Park 2018/2019 Update

We had a tough finish to 2017/18 with the geothermal bore breaking down late in the year but on a positive note we managed to turn around the recent 3 year decline in membership sales and get it heading in the right direction despite being in a very competitive market. The introduction of the Throwdown classes, GRIT and a more professional approach to sales (good work team!) has really made a difference in this area.

Creating a Greener Vincent
Posted July 4, 2018 Creating a Greener Vincent

The City of Vincent has approved a new Greening Plan 2018-2023 for community comment. The plan aims increase the number of trees on private and public land to almost double the tree canopy in Vincent by 2050.

Community Composting Station
Posted July 3, 2018 Community Composting Station

Transition Town Vincent have set up a community compost station at Britannia Reserve for residents to drop off their kitchen food waste. The compost will be maintained by TTV volunteers so participating residents will be able to come back and collect the rich garden compost for use in their homes.

A Message from the Mayor
Posted June 28, 2018 A Message from the Mayor

Sale of the Community Bus – ethical and transparent decision making paramount to the way Vincent conducts business

NAIDOC Week celebrations in Hyde Park
Posted June 28, 2018 NAIDOC Week celebrations in Hyde Park

Join our free NAIDOC Festival in Hyde Park on Monday 9 July.

Vincent to trial 40km/h speeds to make roads safer
Posted June 24, 2018 Vincent to trial 40km/h speeds to make roads safer

The City of Vincent is proposing a 40km/h speed zone trial in Vincent's southern suburban residential areas to study the impact of slower speed limits.

Community Based Initiative of the Year Winner
Posted June 22, 2018 Community Based Initiative of the Year Winner

We are proud to announce that the City of Vincent's entry for Leedy Streets open has won the award for Community Based Initiative of the Year at the 2018 PLA WA Awards for Excellence.

Sump to Park Complete
Posted June 20, 2018 Sump to Park Complete

A North Perth drainage sump has been given a makeover as part of our ongoing commitment to create more parks and green spaces. The sump that used to sit on the corner of Lawler and Bedford Streets has been turned into a park for locals to enjoy.

Plans released for the new heart of North Perth
Posted June 19, 2018 Plans released for the new heart of North Perth

The City of Vincent has released plans for the design of North Perth Common - the new heart of the North Perth town centre and the latest and greatest addition to the Vincent community’s already growing portfolio of vibrant and attractive places for people!

Curtin Ignition Program
Posted June 19, 2018 Curtin Ignition Program

Are you a budding entrepreneur or business owner in the City of Vincent? The City of Vincent is very proud to be offering a scholarship position in this year’s Curtin Ignition Program for a City of Vincent resident who is seeking to take their up and coming idea or business to the next level.

Sewer Collapse in Mount Lawley
Posted June 18, 2018 Sewer Collapse in Mount Lawley

There has been a sewer collapse at the intersection of Grosvenor Road and Hyde Street in Mount Lawley. The Water Corporation is repairing the site and the intersection will be closed until Friday 29 June.

Message from the Mayor
Posted June 15, 2018 Message from the Mayor

We have been contacted by concerned community members regarding an anti-vaccination billboard on William St.

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