Federal Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters is disappointed the Liberal Government has rejected a funding application for the Bendigo Airport terminal redevelopment.
“I condemn the Liberal’s decision not to fund this project; it’s very disappointing and demonstrates just how out of touch this Federal Government is with Bendigo.”
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters is proud to announce that FC Eaglehawk will receive a $219,300 grant from the Federal Government’s Community Sport Infrastructure program.
The funding will go towards lighting and security upgrades at Truscott Reserve.
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has joined Shadow Minister for Human Services, Ed Husic MP to announce a Labor Government’s commitment to fund 40 full time Department of Human Services jobs in Bendigo.
These new jobs will include local service delivery and call centre roles and will reduce waiting and processing times for Medicare and Centrelink.
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has met with the Bendigo Agricultural Show Society to discuss their proposed project, which would complete the second stage of the Regional Events Centre Development.
“The Prince of Wales Showgrounds is such a well-used and integral part of our community, so it needs to be fit for purpose,” Chesters said.
Federal Labor has announced a Tradie Pay Guarantee to protect sub-contractors working on Government projects from being left unpaid when dodgy businesses go bust.
Federal Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters has today said the inaction by the Liberal Government in this issue has left many local tradies out of pocket and close to bankruptcy.
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