Federal Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters is disappointed with last night’s Federal Budget which once again fails the Bendigo electorate.The Bendigo electorate is not mentioned once in the over 1000 pages of the Budget papers, confirming that the Liberal government has no plan for Bendigo and Central Victoria.
“We deserve our fair share and have done it just as tough as other regional cities during the pandemic,” Ms Chesters.
Scott Morrison is just 17 days away from cutting JobKeeper and ripping vital support from an estimated 6000 workers and 1980 businesses in the Bendigo electorate.
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has warned the JobKeeper transition must be based on what's really going on in the local economy, not an arbitrary deadline at the end of March.
Restoration works at the Kyneton Town Hall will commence next month, thanks to the federal government’s Local Roads and Community Infrastructure program.
Macedon Ranges Shire Council received $1,441,261 through the fund, allocating $632,989 to the restoration of the Town Hall.
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has called for further investment from the federal government whilst detailing the local works today.
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters, has visited the Maldon Neighbourhood Centre to unveil the completed solar project, made possible through the federal government’s Energy Efficient Communities Program.
The organisation received $5,874 to install solar panels on the existing building.
Federal Member for Bendigo, Lisa Chesters has responded to the Liberal National Government releasing the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety final report.
“For too long, we have heard heartbreaking stories of neglect coming out of the aged care sector,” Chesters said.
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