Infrastructure Australia identifies urban congestion as cause of M1 gridlock

Today’s release of Infrastructure Australia’s 15-year Australia Infrastructure Plan has identified urban congestion as the cause of gridlock on the M1 Pacific Motorway, with the problem considered a priority initiative.   Federal Member for Forde, Bert van Manen MP commends the report’s identification of the M1 Pacific Motorway – Gateway Motorway merge as a priority…

Helping young people transition to work

The Australian Government today announced 11 successful organisations that will help young people and early school leavers become work ready under the first round of the new Transition to Work programme.   Federal Member for Forde, Bert van Manen MP said the initiative would ensure young job seekers aged 15-21 receive intensive support from community-based…