The Australian and New South Wales governments’ commitment to revitalise the Western Sydney economy has continued with works commencing on The Northern Road Stage One and Narellan Road Stage Two projects today.
Western Sydney residents are seeing continued roads investment in the region with the completion of the Kurrajong Road/Old Kurrajong Road intersection as part of the $20 million Richmond Bridge upgrade.
The Gosford Regional Performing Arts Centre is among three local projects to receive funding under the Australian Government’s National Stronger Regions Fund, boosting Central Coast jobs and improving community infrastructure.
Construction has begun on a new $2 million pedestrian and cycling bridge across the River Torrens in West Hindmarsh.
Federal Minister for Major Projects Paul Fletcher said the bridge was part of the $896 million Torrens Road to River Torrens Project, which is supporting about 480 jobs a year during construction.
Preliminary works begin today on the $61.8 million Perth to Breadalbane duplication, the largest safety upgrade project in the $500 million Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan.
The Australian Government has committed $400 million and the Tasmanian Government $100 million to the Midland Highway 10 Year Action Plan to provide important upgrades and deliver a safer highway for all users of Tasmania’s key north-south connection.
I am very proud of the fact that the electorate of Bradfield is home to the second largest Jewish community in the state of New South Wales. One of the pillars of the Jewish community in the electorate of Bradfield is the North Shore Synagogue, located in Lindfield and fondly known as the 'garden synagogue' for its beautiful surroundings.
The Commonwealth Government will take action to resolve the dispute between Launceston Airport and the Northern Midlands Council, Minister for Local Government Paul Fletcher said today.
The days of great slabs of free Commonwealth money being handed over to states for new roads and railways is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.