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Grab a Free Curfew Sign!

May 3, 2024

MTAG has had a bunch of signs printed that you can put on your fence or in your window to send a clear message to government – Enforce Truck Curfews Now! MTAG will be at two locations this Saturday 4 May where you can pick up your free sign. 1. Outside Blackwood St Neighbourhood House – 114 Blackwood
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Francis St pedestrian crossing – a death trap

March 6, 2024

The pedestrian crossing at the corner of Francis and Ballarat Streets saw two serious accidents involving trucks in 2023. In July, Jason was seriously injured when a truck hit the overhead traffic light and it came crashing down on his head. He spent weeks in hospital and is still recovering from horrific injuries including a
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Air Pollution Crisis in the News

March 5, 2023

There has been a series of incredibly comprehensive articles in the media recently, shedding light on the devastating effects of air pollution on our health in Melbourne’s inner west. In late January The Age ran a fantastic story titled, The breathtaking state of truck pollution in Melbourne’s west.  This was written by a group of
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Public Question Time at Maribyrnong City Council

November 1, 2022

Maribyrnong City Council has a Public Question Time at Council and Committee meetings where the public can seek responses from Council about issues affecting them. MTAG took advantage of this to ask some questions at the Council meeting on 18 October 2022. First, MTAG asked Council whether the issue of trucks in Maribyrnong was one
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