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.
The Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government, Paul Fletcher and Senator for the ACT, Zed Seselja, today announced the approval of Amendment 86 to the National Capital Plan.
The 2016-17 Budget provides for ongoing investment in critical infrastructure and regional development to reduce congestion, improve safety and better connect Australian products to domestic and international markets.
A seven-kilometre road upgrade between Iwantja (Indulkana) and the Stuart Highway in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands has been completed.
Outstanding achievers in local government have been recognised today with the announcement of the category winners of the 2016 National Awards for Local Government.