Jonathon Marsden

Hobsons Bay Council, Strand Ward

I’m a Williamstown local and I believe in transparent and accountable local government. I care about improving the provision of public services and will stand to ensure that Hobsons Bay is as peaceful and dynamic as it can be.

Jonathon sees great opportunities for growth in Hobsons Bay and is up to the challenge of working closely with the state government to create positive outcomes for the community, including taking measures to reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality.

With a background in infrastructure research, Jonathon is passionate about enhancing the urban landscape of the area for the benefit of the community. Having frequently worked with city councils in a professional capacity, he has a strong understanding of how to achieve results through local government.

Committed to preserving the biodiversity of Hobsons Bay, Jonathon is also focused on improving and diversifying public transport options for locals including pioneering a strategy designed to improve bike paths, make them safer and connect riders to the wider network.

Jonathon has chosen to stand with the Greens due to a shared commitment to create a more just and sustainable society. He believes that his skills and knowledge will allow him to stand up for decisions that create value for residents and the area.