2015 Ministerial media releases

December 2015

22 December - Camden Valley Way upgrade opens a year ahead of schedule and under budget
18 December - Safer and easier travel this Christmas
17 December - A new transport economy: consumer choice, competition and downward pressure on fares
16 December - Hoon jet-skiers on notice
14 December - Final stage of $340 million Schofields Road upgrade to start next year
9 December - Work starting on Northern Beaches Hospital road upgrade
8 December - Work commences on two key road projects in Western Sydney

November 2015

26 November - A new community and road upgrades for Lidcombe
19 November - Major progress on north west road projects
12 November - Preferred route for The Northern Road Upgrade Stage Four
2 November - Planning under way to improve safety between Bulli Tops and Picton Road

October 2015

29 October - Western Sydney on ‘Road to Success’ – Final contract awarded for Narellan Road upgrade
28 October - Win the best seats in the house for NYE fireworks
19 October - Overheights in our sights
1 October - Removing duplication in NSW roads regulation

September 2015

28 September - Tenders invited for Tourle Street and Cormorant Road upgrade
28 September - Aurecon to design Beresfield intersection upgrade
14 September  - Torryburn bridge work starting
14 September - Busting congestion in Sydney's north
11 September - Another step closer to fixing Australia’s worst urban road
4 September - Classics get a better run with conditional registration trial

August 2015

20 August - Princes Highway Gerringong upgrade officially opens to traffic
19 August - Another win for pedestrian safety: Countown timers to stay
17 August - Shortlisted Tenderers Announced for Clarence River Bridge
5 August - Green light to improve pedestrian safety at intersections
3 August - Final stage of Moree Bypass opens to traffic six months early
3 August - Moree school students leave a lasting impression with mural
3 August - The Grose family honoured in the final stage of the Moree Bypass
3 August - $90 million Scone bypass and rail bridge plans progressing

July 2015

28 July - Work starts on $1.9 million safety upgrade on Snowy Mountains Highway near Tumut
28 July - M1 Kariong to Somersby detailed design contract awarded
23 July - Have your say on the next stage of road upgrade plans for Northern Beaches Hospital
23 July - Find out your fastest route to and from work with new apps
23 July - The community has spoken: we love the Meccano Set
22 July - New sealed road in Shannons Creek provides airstrip to help save lives
6 July - More local roads to be upgraded around Western Sydney Airport

June 2015

23 June - Historic $7.5 billion budget for NSW roads, maritime and freight
19 June - Pacific Highway works Delivery Partner contract signed and sealed
17 June - M4 Smart Motorway accelerated
16 June - Tenders open for Narellan Road upgrade
10 June - First Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan Report Card released

May 2015

27 May - Contractor selected to build Northern Beaches Hospital road upgrades
21 May - Bridging the gap in freight infrastructure at Kapooka
18 May - Work complete on $45 million upgrade of Nelson Bay Road

April 2015

28 April - Preferred delivery partner selected for Woolgoolga to Ballina

March 2015

6 March - NSW Government moves to rectify access for oversize light vehicles
4 March - Another green light for WestConnex

February 2015

27 February - Albert 'Tibby' Cotter walkway opens in Moore Park precinct
18 February - Four years of farmer friendly road & freight reforms
13 February - Fixing Country Roads: $42.85 million to help upgrade council-owned freight infrastructure
12 February - Stage one of Rawson Road railway level crossing replacement completed
11 February - $50 million to build a new bridge at Burrill Lake on Princes Highway
10 February - $70 million back in the wallets of NSW drivers
6 February - $2.78 million boost for boating from Tweed to Ballina and Clarence Valley
5 February - Work begins on NorthConnex: 8,700 jobs for NSW
3 February - New Parramatta Road clearway to slash travel times
2 February - Deal done: NorthConnex financial close

January 2015

30 January - Comment sought on the M1 Kariong to Somersby upgrade
29 January - Rebuilding NSW: $100 million Pacific Highway upgrade for the Central Coast
28 January - Rogue truckies on notice: increased "on road" safety checks this year
28 January - Expert panel to guide Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade
27 January - Motorists reminded to slow down and keep our kids safe as school goes back
19 January - Albert 'Tibby' Cotter Walkway taking shape
18 January - “D” Day for serial drink drivers: mandatory alcohol interlocks from 1 Feb
15 January - Green light for NorthConnex to get underway
12 January - Contract awarded for Berry to Bomaderry Princes Highway upgrade design
12 January - Tourle Street Upgrade Submissions Report now online
9 January - Delivering WestConnex: M4 widening work approved to start

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