WA Gets METRONET and GST Top-Up

Western Australia has been allocated $1.6 billion in the Federal budget, to go towards improving infrastructure. This includes putting forward $1.2 billion for the METRONET rail project and another $100 million for better access to the area surrounding Fiona Stanley Hospital. However, this is only a re-allocation of the money that was originally supposed to…

Cockburn Mayor Condemns Roe 8 Extension

Cockburn Mayor Logan Howlett is against the expansion of Roe Highway saying “The City condemns the recent funding announcement by the Federal and State Governments to build 5km of road over the most pristine wetlands in WA.” “The funding announcement represents an utter disregard for the environment by overlooking existing administrative appeals lodged against the…