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November 2009

Call for Strategy to Reduce Traffic Delays

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Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, said today the tragic fatal accident at Valla at the weekend demonstrated the need for the RTA and the Government to have in place a better strategy when the Pacific Highway is blocked due to major accidents.   “The accident at Valla on Sunday caused major delays to through traffic because of the location of the accident and difficult for emergency services to assist those involved in the accident.   “Unfortunately, I understand the RTA’s website was not updated quickly enough to warn motorist…

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Aboriginal Employment & Training

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The Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, will be presenting the Aboriginal Corporation for Employment and Training (ACET) with a certificate from the NSW Environmental Trust for its successful application for funding. The NSW Environmental Trust was established in 1998 to support exceptional environmental projects that do not receive funds from the usual government sources. ACET’s application for Re-establishing Gumbanngyirr traditional use at Pipe Clay Lake has been approved and provided with $33,576 for the project from the NSW Environmental Trust.   Mr Fraser will be presenting the certificate to…

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