The NSW Government is continuing its investment in upgrading and sealing the Silver City and Cobb Highways in Far West NSW with qualified contractors being sought for the next stage of work to seal these important freight routes.
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said the work would involve a new bridge and approaches at Packsaddle Creek on the Silver City Highway between Broken Hill and Tibooburra and further sealing work on the Cobb Highway at Slammanon between Wilcannia and Ivanhoe.Read more
Member for Northern Tablelands Adam Marshall has urged sporting groups across the region to make an application for a defibrillator, with less than a week until the program closes.
The NSW Government’s Local Sport Defibrillation Program is open across NSW until 20 December – offering funding for new defibrillators, training and maintenance.Read more
Michael Johnsen MP, Member for Upper Hunter is delighted to announce that Muswellbrook Shire has received a $500,000 NSW Government grant to expand the Muswellbrook Shire Council's organics recycling program, with the development of an Organics Recycling Facility which will help reduce the amount of organic waste that goes to landfill.Read more
Tamworth Fire Station will begin 24-hour staffing for the first time tonight, with 10 more permanent firefighters joining its ranks.
Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson said firefighters will start their first 24-hour shift at 6pm, boosting fire protection and emergency response for the local community.Read more
Two organisations in the Richmond electorate will receive funding for projects to honour Australia’s wartime history.
The Nationals Senator for New South Wales John Williams said grants have been provided under the Australian government’s Saluting Their Service program to ensure we honour our military history in ways that are meaningful to our community.Read more
A common sense change to the way local councils apply for Fixing Country Roads Grants will see more projects delivered faster.
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said applications for the program can now be received at any time with information forwarded to Infrastructure NSW for assessment and funding recommendation.Read more
Member for Dubbo Troy Grant today announced that 12 projects across the Dubbo electorate have been successful in a funding under the NSW Government’s 2016 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program.
The NSW Government has committed funds to new community infrastructure projects that will enhance much needed local facilities.Read more