Ministerial News

Budget Delivers for Public Lands and Waterways

Showgrounds across the state will get a facelift thanks to the 2019-20 NSW Budget, with the Government investing in maintenance and improvements. Minister for Water, Housing and Property Melinda Pavey today announced that the Budget would also provide funding for...

Rainy Relief, But Not Enough To Sink The Big Dry

Over 30 millimetres of rain has fallen across Sydney over the past 36 hours, but this has been only a third of what Sydney has needed to significantly impact dam inflows. Minister for Water, Property and Housing said a single rain event is not itself enough to break...

Stopping Drivers From Feeling The Pinch

The highly successful pinch point removal program will be expanded under the NSW Liberals & Nationals Government to remove even more known bottlenecks and keep drivers moving on roads across the State. Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Roads Melinda Pavey...

Central Coast Highway Duplication Continues

The NSW Liberals & Nationals Government will invest $387 million to complete the next section of duplication of the Central Coast Highway, delivering the upgrade between Bateau Bay and Wamberal. This will result in a dual carriageway along the full route between the...

$32 Million To Drive Growth In NSW

Minister for Planning and Housing, Anthony Roberts, and Minister for Roads, Melinda Pavey, today announced $32.2 million in roads funding across Sydney and regional NSW to help ease congestion and connect communities. The $32.2 million of funding comes from the latest...

A New Era For NSW’S Local Roads And Iconic Bridges

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro and Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey today announced more than $1 billion dollars to help clear the council roads maintenance backlog, repair NSW’s worst timber bridges, and reclaim up to 15,000 kilometres of...

Electric Vehicles – They’re Multiplying, It’s Terrifying

The NSW Government will invest millions in fast charging points for electric vehicles, trial electric bus services and commit to more electric and hybrid government vehicles as part of the ongoing transition towards cleaner transport options. Minister for Transport...

$500 Million Facelift For NSW’S Iconic Timber Bridges

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro and Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey today announced $500 million for Fixing Country Bridges, to repair and replace NSW’s broken timber bridges in rural and regional communities. “Since the days of the horse and...

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by | Apr 24, 2018 |