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Coomera Connector Stage 1 (Photo credit: Qld Govt Dept of Transport and Main Roads)

Business gears up for jobs on $1.5 billion second M1

Queensland construction companies have been invited to submit their proposals for the Gold Coast’s largest road project. The jointly funded $1.5 billion Stage 1 of the Coomera Connector, will run between Coomera and Nerang. Contractors received their first industry briefing today – on a project expected to create around 700 jobs. Federal Minister for Population,…

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Residents encouraged to have their say on major Beenleigh road upgrade

A business case is now being prepared to investigate the duplication of Beaudesert-Beenleigh Road between Milne Street and Tallagandra Road at Mount Warren Park. The project secured $5 million dollars in funding from the Federal Government’s Urban Congestion Fund in early 2019 but had not received a matching commitment by the State Government until August…


Forde reflects on remembrance day

The Forde community will stand in silent reflection and remembrance of the sacrifice of our fallen man and women who gave their lives in wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations this Remembrance Day. Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP said for more than a century Australians have paused at 11am on 11 November to acknowledge…


Growing jobs in Logan and the Northern Gold Coast by transforming manufacturing

The Morrison Government is launching a new era of Australian manufacturing, as part of our JobMaker Plan to rebuild the economy, create jobs in Logan and the Northern Gold Coast and recover from the COVID-19 recession. The $1.5 billion Modern Manufacturing Strategy will make Australian manufacturers more competitive, resilient and able to scale-up to take…

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