One of the more enjoyable aspects of a parliamentarian's job is meeting and mixing with constitutents and community representatives.
Pay tribute to victims of MH17
Premier Mike Baird has made condolence books available for NSW residents who would like to pay tribute to the victims of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. A book will be available at my electorate office at 92 Victory Parade, Toronto, from tomorrow until August 6.
The RMS has unveiled plans to widen and upgrade the Toronto bottleneck along Cary Street between The Boulevarde and Bay Street. I have been advocating for action on this problem stretch for many years and it is good to see plans finally put forward to ease congestion and improve safety.
Hunter Region should reap from port lease windfall
Greg Piper has told State Parliament the Hunter Region deserves a bigger share of the windfall from the lease of the Port of Newcastle to fund important regional projects such as the Lake Macquarie Transport Interchange at Glendale.