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Resurfacing works are finally beginning on Lonsdale Highway and Majors Road. These roads have been in poor condition for too long and it is good to see the government is finally listening to our requests, however there is still more that needs to be done.Read more
Congratulations to Lillian in Reynella who turned 100 on the weekend! It was a privilege to spend time with her and discuss how life has changed over her journey.Read more
Today I met with the Minister's Office and the Department of Planning, Transport, and Infrastructure to discuss the Marion and Sturt Road Intersection upgrade.Read more
This month I received a letter from Jamie Briggs MP advising us that the SA Government has not made a request for either funding or assistance from the (Federal) Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development regarding the proposed (Oaklands) crossing upgrade. In addition, the Australian Government has not been advised of a timeframe for commencement or completion of the of the proposed works.Read more
My colleague David Speirs and I have been working alongside the Hallet Cove BMX Club to improve facilities in South Australia and the feasibility study recently announced is a great outcome.Read more
A State Government ‘Residents Win’ grant was recently awarded to change the street scape of Corn Street in Old Reynella to make it safer and more attractive for the local community.Read more
At 8.2% SA has the highest unemployment rate in the country, even worse than Tasmania.
Alarmingly Premier Jay Weatherill has warned that this is likely to get worse.Read more
Following the Southern Expressway Project’s community meeting on 9 June 2015 I provided the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure with a summary of the decisions that were made at the meeting and he was notified of outstanding concerns that residents had regarding the completion of the Southern Expressway project.
The following is an update from the Department on these issues.Read more
An article in the Messenger this week by Jessica Brown about the buckled track at Oaklands Crossing causing delays.Read more