Western Australia

WA Labor Government's METRONET map

Two METRONET projects on track to begin construction next year

CONSTRUCTION on the Thornlie-Cockburn Link and Yanchep Rail Extension is on track to begin next year, with the project definition plans for the METRONET projects approved by Cabinet and to be submitted to Infrastructure Australia in coming weeks.

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Parliament House, Perth

METRONET Bill to enshrine rail commitment in legislation

THE West Australian Government last week said the Thornlie-Cockburn Link and Yanchep Rail Extension have reached an important milestone, with the introduction of enabling legislation to State Parliament.

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WA Labor Government's METRONET map

METRONET Budget includes WA's biggest ever rail investment

THE 2018-19 METRONET Budget is Western Australia's biggest ever investment in rail infrastructure, and will lay the foundation for a more sustainable and connected city as the population grows, the State Government said last week.

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METRONET Social and Affordable Housing Projects

$394 million METRONET housing package unveiled by WA Government

THE West Australian Government, in partnership with local industry, will invest $394 million in social and affordable housing projects to complement METRONET, creating 2,350 new jobs in the construction industry and associated sectors.

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East Wanneroo Structure Plan

East Wanneroo land earmarked for future development

THE West Australian Government last week announced plans to amend the Metropolitan Region Scheme to allow a 2,206-hectare area of land in East Wanneroo to be rezoned from Rural to Urban Deferred.

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