Welcomed support for repairs to local disaster-damaged roads

Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz has welcomed disaster recovery funding to support repairs and reconstruction works to local roads damaged by storms and flooding in late 2020 and March 2021. Mr Buchholz said support for much-needed roadworks was being provided through the jointly funded Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA). “The widespread rain and…

UPGRADES EN ROUTE FOR MOUNT LINDESAY HIGHWAY

The Australian Government has unlocked over $40 million to upgrade Queensland’s Mount Lindesay Highway at Jimboomba, which connects Brisbane to the New South Wales border. The approval green-lights delivery of the project, which will span 1.5 kilometres and includes expanding the highway to four lanes, as well as upgrading major intersections and pedestrian pathways, to…

SAFER COMMUNITIES FUND ROUND 6 NOW OPEN

Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz has announced Round six of the Safer Communities Grants program is now open. The Australian Government is providing up to $20 million in funding for early intervention projects and up to $10 million for security infrastructure through round six of the Safer Communities Fund. Mr Buchholz said the funding…