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Councillor for arts and culture Jason Modica

Councillor for arts and culture Jason Modica

MILDURA Council will consider using ­languages other than English on signs and other communications material in the ­future as part of its social inclusion strategy. 

The council recently started posting information on its Facebook page in the Dari and Kirundi languages. 

The State of Mildura Rural City Report found 19.7 per cent of people in Mildura felt isolated by language, compared to the statewide average of 15.8 per cent. 

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