New Unlike Bridge & their approaches Today. Government Plans, then Jibs on the Funding.. See below for the plan.
Bruce Highway. Images from the air – The big wet, Australia Day weekend around Rockhampton 2013. Photo Sharyn O’Neill / The Morning Bulletin/ Sharyn O’Neill ROK260113srains21
THERE will be no money for the construction of the Yeppen floodplain upgrade according to the LNP Capricornia candidate Michelle Landry.
At a meeting of the Senate Estimates Committee on Monday, Labor said there would be no funding for the Yeppen South upgrade and only the $5 million had been allocated for the planning and design – to get it “shovel ready”.
And when Senator Barnaby Joyce, who was at the meeting, asked: “Is there any money for the construction of the Yeppen floodplain in the forward estimates?”
“No there isn’t Senator,” the Department of Infrastructure and Transport’s Mr Roland Pittar said.
Michelle Landry /Chris Ison
And Ms Landry slammed the decision.
Throw my hands in the air: