Councils in the electorate of Wannon will today receive their latest share of Australian Government $2.1 billion Roads to Recovery programme to assist with local road construction and maintenance.
Businesses and community organisations in Wannon can now apply for support to boost the skills of youth under youth stream pilot programmes through the Industry Skills Fund.
Today I welcome the much-needed upgrade to local bridges under the Australian Government’s new $300 million Bridges Renewal Programme, said Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan.
The construction of a $1.02 million project is set to commence this week on the upgrade of two intersections on the Princes Highway West in Terang.
More than 350 Green Army projects are set to be rolled out across Australia in the coming weeks following the announcement of successful projects for Round 2 of this important environmental programme.
Outstanding regional artists and arts workers in Wannon are invited to apply for up to $30,000 to develop professional skills and gain experience in the national and international arts landscape, said Member for Wannon, Dan Tehan.
MOTORISTS will soon be able to travel on a safer, two-lane divided highway between Burrumbeet and Trawalla, with today’s opening of a 23-kilometre section of the Western Highway.
The Abbott Government’s efforts to speed up the NBN rollout are paying off for residents and businesses in Lake Bolac and surrounds as work begins to connect hundreds of premises to the National Broadband Network.
Mr Tehan, Member for Wannon is delighted to mark the official opening of the 23 kilometre duplicated section of the Western Highway from Burrumbeet and Trawalla, part of the ongoing duplication of the Western Highway from Ballarat and Stawell.
Community organisations, environment groups and local councils in Wannon are invited to nominate new Green Army projects to support practical environment and conservation activities in the region? with Round 3 of the programme now open for applications.