More than half a billion dollars will be invested in delivering new water infrastructure projects for regional communities through the Federal Government’s National Water Infrastructure Development Fund.
A road safety initiative is being rolled out for the upcoming summer harvest period to improve regional road sharing between agricultural vehicles and other road users.
Stabling upgrades at Shepparton Station have begun as part of stage one of the $356 million Shepparton line upgrade.
Projects have been selected for stage two of the Federal Government’s $272.2 million Regional Growth Fund, which aims to help develop regional infrastructure.
Applications for Round 4 of the $22.5 million Stronger Communities Programme are now open to help improve local infrastructure and provide essential community equipment.
The Victorian Government has introduced legislation into Parliament to permanently direct fine revenue to repairing and upgrading the state’s road network.