Cathy McGowan: Member for Indi

Pay attention to infrastructure impacts on rural and regional people

Cathy McGowan has tabled a Private Members Bill that would strengthen the social and community benefit considerations that are assessed when Infrastructure Australia looks at the value of infrastructure projects, audits existing infrastructure, complies lists of infrastructure priorities and develops infrastructure plans.

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commented 2017-02-14 14:26:10 +1100
Thanks Moira. We hope so too. I’ll pass your comment on to Cathy.
commented 2017-02-14 13:49:27 +1100
well done Cathy, let’s hope this gets some traction.
commented 2017-02-14 10:08:49 +1100
Thanks Sabine, I’ll pass your comments on to Cathy. It would indeed be a good first step.
commented 2017-02-14 08:47:18 +1100
Well done Cathy, I hope this bill gets the support it needs. Passing your bill seems like a logical first step to correct city-focused infrastructure plans – and see some investment in rural Victoria.