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Write Letters or emails

Alison Marchant our elected representative for the Bellarine  

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Are you concerned about the removal of trees in St Leonards or other environmental issues?  Write an email to Council, Cr. Jim Mason, Alison Marchant (your elected state representative) Alison Marchant or Ingrid Stitt the State Minister for the Environment. 

1. Tell them a little about your self. (How long you've lived/worked/visited St Leonards, what your interests are). 
2. Tell them why you are writing. (e.g. I'm angry at the ongoing removal of trees and loss of habitat for wildlife). 
3. Ask them what you want them to do. (list 1 -4 things). e.g.  I want you to assist in preventing further removal of trees and native vegetation at 541-569 Ibbotson St. 
4. Ask them to let you know how they will do this or what they are doing? 

Keep the length to 1 page.


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