A re-elected Turnbull Government will undertake a significant corridor study to improve
safety and traffic capacity on the Bass Highway between Cooee and Wynyard.
Labor's so-called 'Metronet' funding commitment today is really an announcement that it will refuse to back the vitally needed Perth Freight Link project. The Turnbull Government has already announced a plan to deliver $490 million to Forrestfield Airport Link – existing planned work Labor has simply rebranded as 'MetroNet'.
Anthony Albanese is desperate to distance himself from WestConnex as he chases Greens votes in Grayndler – so desperate that today he told ABC Radio the opposite of what he said in 2014about whether Labor funded WestConnex when in Government.
The Port Botany Rail Line is a good project – unfortunately Labor has got key details wrong and its announced funding of $175 million is less than half of what is required to deliver it.
Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester, Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Paul Fletcher and NSW Minister for Roads Duncan Gay were today joined by local members to open the 26.5 kilometre Frederickton to Eungai Pacific Highway upgrade to traffic.
The Turnbull Government will drive jobs and growth in South Australia by investing $43 million in the Flinders Link project – part of an $85 million extension to the Tonsley rail line.
An independent review has found that the Fuel Quality Standards Act 2000 has led to a significant reduction in the mass of pollutants and emissions arising from the use of regulated fuel.
The Turnbull Government has listened to community views on flight paths for Western Sydney Airport and will not implement a ‘point merge’ over the Blue Mountains community of Blaxland.