Monthly Archive: March 2018

WESTERN VICTORIAN FIRES

March 29, 2018

Member for Polwarth, Richard Riordan MP, this week used Parliament to acknowledge and thank the 1000’s of volunteers and community members who have stepped up to the plate to help our fire ravaged areas.   “It has been a difficult few weeks for many of my constituents in the Corangamite shire  — namely, the towns...


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WIRE ROPE BARRIERS REPAIR AND UPKEEP

March 29, 2018

The growing number of broken wire rope barriers has raised real road safety concerns. During questions in Parliament this week, the Member for Polwarth asked the Roads Minister:   “Can the minister tell my electorate what the budget is for the repair and maintenance of wire rope barriers and who is responsible for their upkeep? Drivers...


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RENEWABLE ENERGY TRANSMISSION LINES

March 29, 2018

Member for Polwarth, Richard Riordan MP, yesterday raised an urgent adjournment matter, regarding the uncontrolled roll out of renewable energy transmission lines, to the attention State Minister for Planning.   “The action I seek from the minister is an immediate review of the consultation requirements for renewable energy transmission line developments, including the routing options...


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