Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and Minister for Transport Andrew Constance today travelled underground in the nine kilometre tunnels for the first time to inspect progress on the $4.3 billion
The NSW Government has committed $3 billion to its Infrastructure and Job Acceleration Fund.
Surface repairs on the Golden and New England Highways in the Upper Hunter are now underway as part of the NSW Government's $2.3 billion economic stimulus package.
The tender process for the build of railway tunnels between Greater Parramatta and the Sydney CBD, on the Sydney Metro West project, has started.
Under new rules introduced by the NSW Government construction sites can now operate on weekends and public holidays.