Speech: THE CONGESTION CHALLENGE: MORE INFRASTRUCTURE AND STRONGER POPULATION PLANNING TO GET BETTER CITIES

MENZIES RESEARCH CENTRE MELBOURNE, 9 OCTOBER 2018 A little over a month ago, Prime Minister Morrison created a new portfolio which merged population policy with urban infrastructure and cities policy. It made a lot of sense to combine these three areas as they are so interconnected. Population growth, for example, is the major reason for…

VICTORIAN LIBERAL NATIONALS HAVE THE RIGHT POPULATION VISION

VICTORIAN LIBERAL NATIONALS HAVE THE RIGHT POPULATION VISION 20-September-2018 Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Planning, the Hon. Alan Tudge MP, has today welcomed the Victorian Coalition’s commitment to establish a Population Commission. The Commission is designed to better plan rapid population growth in Victoria, particularly in Melbourne, taking advice from the Federal Government. The…

Turnbull Government investing $475 million to build transformational Monash Rail

Turnbull Government investing $475 million to build transformational Monash Rail The Turnbull Government will invest $475 million to build the transformational Monash Rail line, tackling congestion and creating a vital transport link to a thriving jobs and education hub. Federal Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities Paul Fletcher said the funding, announced in the Federal…