Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Paul Fletcher and New South Wales Premier Mike Baird today announced the New South Wales Government will assist the Australian government to provide some services on Norfolk Island from 1 July 2016.
Works commenced this week to construct the road pavement connecting Constitution Avenue to Vernon Circle, bringing the $44.8 million major project one step closer to completion.
Today I inspected progress on NorthConnex with NSW Premier Mike Baird.
This project will create 8,700 jobs during construction and inject $4 billion into NSW economy.
It will cut travel times and get thousands of trucks off Pennant Hills Road.
Major tunnelling works on Sydney’s NorthConnex project are due to begin in April, with final preparatory works now well advanced.
Inspecting progress on the site with NSW Premier Mike Baird and NSW Roads Minister Duncan Gay, Minister for Major Projects Paul Fletcher said the southern interchange would connect the NorthConnex tunnel with the Hills M2 Motorway and Pennant Hills Road.
ANGELA COX: It has been a mammoth week as Parliament sat for the last time before the scheduled May 10 Budget, including a record-breaking 40 hour Senate debate where we even saw pyjamas come out. Now for the latest we’re joined by Major Projects Minister Paul Fletcher and Shadow Minister for Communications Jason Clare.
Work is underway on constructing a new dedicated northbound exit lane from the Mitchell Freeway between Cedric Street and Karrinyup Road in north Perth.
RAFAEL EPSTEIN: It’s been recommended by so many people but not by politicians so all of the people who look at the roads say yeah let’s start charging people for using roads at their busiest, make it cheaper when they are at their least used, that’s the right way to do it, not rego and not tolls, the same price at every time of the day.