The ALC has welcomed details of the NSW Government’s plan for electric and hybrid vehicles, saying the rollout of reliable charging infrastructure will be essential to encourage the uptake of electric freight vehicles.
Early works have begun on the Parramatta Light Rail, with intersection upgrades, new traffic light installation, landscaping and traffic adjustments underway.
Works will begin later this year across Western Sydney, as part of a $170 million investment to improve the region’s community infrastructure and public spaces.
Farmers and landowners will be able to sell construction materials such as rock, gravel and soil from borrow pits and quarries to supply the Inland Rail project.
The New South Wales Government will commit the extra funds, in addition to the $70 million already allocated, for the duplication project from Williamtown to Bobs Farm in Port Stephens.