CRC and Latrobe City Council’s doorknocking efforts were acknowledged by seven local neighbours.

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Seven neighbours sit under the carport of a home on Morwell’s south side.

Some food has been laid out and coffee mugs are in hand.

There are jokes, laughter and straight talk, here.

It’s like walking into a gathering of old friends.

But most of these people were, until recently, strangers to one another.

They want to get things done, and that’s what now unites them.