Community Service Hub Presentation

Woden Community Service has made a number of approaches to the ACT Government regarding the state of the community centre 2005 WCS representation to ACT Government for an improved community centre – no progress 2008 Work with Woden Seniors and ACT Government for an integrated community centre and seniors centre – no progress 2011 representation to the Department of Community Services and Housing, supported by CEO and Min Burch 2011

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Gang attacks Chinese students in race-hate bashings at Woden Interchange

Gang attacks Chinese students in race-hate bashings at Woden Interchange

This is shocking! This type of racism and violence is not appropriate.  How do we get residents to engage with the issues Woden faces? Please consider attending our public meetings, the next one is on Wednesday 1 November. Please provide your views on these articles. Please provide the WVCC with your email so you can be included on our email list. Please let other Woden residents know of our agenda

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New data shows 720 public service jobs lost from Woden since 2011

New data shows 720 public service jobs lost from Woden since 2011

The loss of public service jobs in Woden is very disappointing.  Woden is Canberra’s first town centre, a social and economic hub.  What does it need to make it active, particularly past 5pm? The original plans for Woden provided for the east west link to be the central community area. Do you think co-locating activity in a central area would help? What sort of social facilities should be co-located to

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Keep farmers market option open for Woden Town Centre, developers tell inquiry

Keep farmers market option open for Woden Town Centre, developers tell inquiry

On 10 October, the WVCC appeared in front of the Legislative Assembly committee on Woden’s precinct code to advocate for social and cultural amenity in Woden, including consideration of the impact of residential towers on the surrounding public realm.

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