ALLOCATIONS FOR ASSET ACQUISITION PROJECTS

Asset Acquisition Projects 1 July 1999

ALLOCATIONS FOR ASSET ACQUISITION PROJECTS

1 July 1999

Thomas George, Member for Lismore, said today he was pleased with the allocations released for the Asset Acquisition Projects.

"The Lismore Electorate has received a total $12,879,000 from the Roads & Traffic Authority. This includes funding for major developments, maintenance and road safety and traffic management", Mr George said.

Some projects which have received finance are the Trinity College bus interchange ($200,000), Kyogle-Murwillumbah Road ($110,000), Lismore-Kyogle Road ($225,000) and further upgrade of the Summerland Way ($3.7 million).

Other department funding is as follows -

1. Department of Housing - $401,000
2. Department of Public Works & Services - $415,000
3. State Forests - $5.95 million

"I am also happy to see $40,000 has been allocated to begin work on the Multi-Purpose Service Centre at Nimbin, which is due for completion in 2002", Mr George concluded.

Lismore Contact Details:

Office: 55 Carrington Street  LISMORE
Postal: PO Box 52  LISMORE  NSW  2480
Telephone: 02 6621 3624
Facsimile: 02 6622 1403
Email: lismore@parliament.nsw.gov.au

Murwillumbah Contact Details:

Telephone: 02 6672 7577