TENDERS are being called for Stage Two of the Kempton to Melton Mowbray section of the Midland Highway upgrade.
Construction of the new Werrington Arterial Road at Claremont Meadows has reached a major milestone with work on the project hitting the halfway mark.
Minister for Major Projects Paul Fletcher said the $70 million upgrade, which links the M4 Motorway and Great Western Highway, formed an important part of the $3.6 billion Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan.
The first election for the Norfolk Island Regional Council will be held on Saturday 28 May 2016, Minister Fletcher announced today.
“In line with similar sized councils in New South Wales, the Norfolk Island Regional Council will consist of five Councillors who will be elected for a four-year term and a Mayor will be directly elected by the Councillors each year,” Mr Fletcher said.
Minister for Health, Aged Care and Sport, Sussan Ley, and Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government, Paul Fletcher, today confirmed health care will be delivered through a multi-purpose service (MPS) on Norfolk Island.
Released today, the Norfolk Island Health Services Plan helped inform the Australian Government about how to best deliver health and aged care services for the Norfolk Island community.
Topics: Islamic State, NSW pre-selections
KRISTINA KENEALLY: Look, let’s start with the Prime Minister’s speech overnight in Washington, DC. He says that unilateral- excuse me, he said that … he made some comments about Islam, particularly about – they were in stark contrast to those of his predecessor Tony Abbott. You know, he made very clear that we should not be so delicate to say that Islam … the Islamic State has nothing to do with Islam, but neither should we tag all Muslims with the responsibility for the crimes of a tiny terrorist organisation. What effect do you think the PM’s language will have on Muslims in Australia as we continue this fight against Islamic State?
JOHN HOLLAND Pty Ltd has been awarded the first construction contract for the $1.12 billion NorthLink WA project.
In announcing the contract today, Minister for Major Projects Paul Fletcher said the contract was a significant step in realising the vision of the NorthLink WA.
A change in driver behaviour coupled with new merge lines will make driving on key Perth roads safer and less congested.
Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Paul Fletcher said new and better defined continuity merge lines between freeway on-ramps and traffic lanes will be placed on Perth freeway on-ramps from this month.