STEEL INDUSTRY NEEDS LESS CONVERSATION, MORE ACTION
20 March 2017
The Illawarra’s steel industry needs more action not just more talk at today’s steel industry procurement roundtable.
SHOW US THE MONEY FOR MALDON-DOMBARTON PROJECT, GARETH WARD
14 March 2017
Illawarra Labor MPs Sharon Bird and Paul Scully have challenged Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast, Gareth Ward to ‘show us the money’ if his support for the Maldon-Dombarton project is to have any credibility.
LIBERALS DELIVER KICK IN THE GUTS ON STEEL BILL
09 March 2017
Illawarra State Labor MPs have slammed the Liberal Party for using tricky Parliamentary tactics to avoid a vote on the Steel Industry Protection Bill 2016 on the floor of the Legislative Assembly this morning labelling the move a ‘kick in the guts’ for the region’s steel workers.
SCULLY USES PARLIAMENT TO PRESSURE FOR $50 MILLION UPGRADE TO WOLLONGONG ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE
09 March 2017
Member for Wollongong Paul Scully today moved a Notice of Motion calling on the NSW Government to match Labor’s $50 million pledge to upgrade the Wollongong Entertainment Centre (WEC).
NEGLECT OF ILLAWARRA’S FUTURE BY INFRASTRUCTURE INACTION, SCULLY TELLS PARLIAMENT
08 March 2017
Member for Wollongong Paul Scully has this afternoon slammed the State Government for compromising the economic future of the Illawarra by “neglect, inaction and complete lack of ambition” for not progressing with key infrastructure projects, including the Maldon-Dombarton rail link.
SCULLY TELLS PARLIAMENT UNANDERRA STATION LIFTS IS A MATTER OF FAIRNESS
07 March 2017
State Parliament was told this afternoon that installing lifts at Unanderra Station is now simply about fairness.
NINE LOCAL SPORTING GROUPS SHARE IN $50,000 WOLLONGONG FUNDING GRANTS
06 March 2017
Upgrading the Illawarra Cycle Club’s velodrome to improve disabled access to facilities is the big winner with $20,000 going towards the project under the Local Sport Grants Program in the Wollongong electorate.
SCULLY CALLS FOR RELEASE OF SECRET MALDON-DOMBARTON RAIL LINK EVALUATION REPORT
02 March 2017
The NSW Government must lift the two-year veil of secrecy surrounding the Register of Interest (RoI) evaluation process report into the Maldon-Dombarton rail link by publicly releasing it.
SCULLY CALLS ON STATE LIBERALS TO BACK IN MALDON-DOMBARTON RAIL LINK PROJECT
28 February 2017
The NSW Government must back in the Maldon-Dombarton rail project following confirmation during a Senate Estimates Committee hearing overnight that Infrastructure Australia will not recommend the rail link for Federal Government funding support.
LABOR MPs CALL FOR REFUND OF ILLAWARRA COUNCILS MERGER CHALLENGE COSTS
16 February 2017
State Illawarra Labor MPs have today demanded the State Government refund Shellharbour City Council for all expenses relating to legal proceedings in the NSW Land and Environment Court and Kiama Municipal Council for the plebiscite last year against the forced amalgamation proposal.