One of the more enjoyable aspects of a parliamentarian's job is meeting and mixing with constitutents and community representatives.
Inquiry call for Newcastle rail analysis makes sense
Independent Member for Lake Macquarie Greg Piper has welcomed the recommendations of a parliamentary committee for cost benefit analyses of the State Government’s decisions to truncate the Newcastle rail line and run light rail along Hunter Street.
Independent Member for Lake Macquarie Greg Piper has withdrawn his Newcastle inner-city rail corridor protection bill and criticised the Government and Opposition for failing to back the legislation, despite widespread community support.
It is with great pleasure today that I join with the Minister for Natural Resources, Lands and Water, Kevin Humphries, to announce a $26 million plan to connect 400 homes in Wyee to the Hunter Water reticulated sewerage system.